What Is The Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia?
Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are often used interchangeably. Discover how the two diagnoses, while related, are remarkably different.
10 Benefits Of Chiropractic
Chiropractors offer adjustments to improve spinal alignment and overall well-being before symptoms develop.
The 10 Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains
Thanks to growing awareness of and willingness to accommodate a wide variety of dietary restrictions and sensitivities,
Top-performing health systems focus on improving across the continuum of care
Efforts to effectively manage patients after they've been discharged is a key feature distinguishing high-performing health systems from their peers in Truven Health Analytics' seventh annual ranking of top-performing systems.
How to Get Rid of Puffy Eyes
Full night of shut-eye isn’t enough to lose puffy eyes or erase those dark circles under eyes says Charlotte Clark, a dermatologist in New York City.
Why do students not choose primary care?
We need more primary care physicians. I have written about this often, and cited extensive references that support this contention, most ...
How Does Pet Therapy Benefit People With Dementia?
Wondering about pet therapy and if it really helps people who have dementia? Learn more about the researched benefits of animal-assisted therapy.
How Gaps In Mental Health Care Play Out In Emergency Rooms
Psychiatric patients have longer ER stays than patients with physical problems, research shows, and have trouble finding inpatient care and follow-up treatment. Kids can be among the hardest hit.
Smoking & Tobacco Use
Links to government and other resources with helpful information and strategies on how to quit tobacco use.
Harvard Study Unveils What Meditation Literally Does To The Brain
Numerous studies have proven the many physiological benefits of meditation, and the latest one comes from Harvard University. An eight week study conducted by Harvard researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) determined that meditation literally rebuilds the brain’s grey matter in just eight weeks. It’s the very first study to document that meditation produces changes […]