A Guide to Integrative Medicine for Diabetes — Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes
Diabetes treatment goes beyond medication. Find out about supplements for diabetes, and other forms of alternative medicine that may help improve blood sugar.
How to Get Patients to Take More Control of Their Medical Decisions
For years, people have been urged be more active in their own care. Now providers are giving them better tools to make that happen.
What is a Cancer-Protective Diet?
The American Institute for Cancer Research’s (AICR) Cancer Prevention Awareness Survey found that less than half of Americans know what a cancer protective diet looks like, yet research shows that eating plenty of plant foods and less red meat can help reduce risk.
Why Surgeons Listen To Music In The Operating Room
When you're going into surgery, the type of music that your doctors will be listening to is probably the last thing on your mind. But your surgeon's play...
What 8 Diet Experts Order at Chinese Restaurants
Put your takeout habit to work trimming your waist. Here's how diet experts do it.
What is osteopathic medicine?
Martin Health Physician Group Chances are, whether you realized it or not, you have been treated by an osteopathic physician (DO) at some point. All physicians are either licensed as a medical doctor (MD) or doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO). Both are fully licensed physicians that can specialize in any field, perform surgeries, prescribe medications, etc. There isn’t a lot of difference between how DO’s and MD’s practice medicine today, but you may be interested to know what the difference is The story of osteopathic medicine began with Andrew Taylor Still, M.D., D.O. Dr. Still was initially trained as a MD, but he was dissatisfied with 19th century medicine. At that time, medical doctors were very…
What is Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT)?
Feelings of vertigo, dizziness, and loss of balance are more prevalent than most people realize; 42% of the American population (90 million people) experience this at least once during their lifetime, and for many the condition becomes chronic. In the elderly, dizziness is the most common reason that people over 75 visit a doctor, and …
10 skin care secrets for healthier-looking skin
Backed my science, these tips can help your skin look and feel its best.
The Top 8 Respiratory Illnesses and Diseases
Respiratory illnesses are a common problem in the United States. Learn about the most common types and the leading cause of respiratory diseases.
What Makes a Heart Healthy Diet? Tips from a Dietician
Listen to an interview with Kim Evans, RD, from the UVM Medical Center to get tips on eating a heart healthy diet during Heart Month.