Why Every Mother Should Consider a Fetal Echocardiogram

Pregnancy is a beautiful thing, an unborn baby growing inside the shelter of his mother’s body. Many mothers would never think that anything could...

Breaking Free from Stress Fractures

When working out, you might like to test your limits, pushing yourself one more mile or adding another weight to your routine. You keep...
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How to Spot and Treat Colorectal Cancer

After a twenty-year period in which the development of colorectal cancer among white Americans under the age of 55, was reported as declining, new...

Avoid Trans Fats in Food at All Costs

To eat a heart-healthy, well-balanced diet, you don’t need to shun all forms of fat. In fact, your body actually needs healthy fats to...
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How Childhood Cancer Affects Kids: Survivor Stories

You can imagine the difficulties cancer might cause for anyone, but especially children. These young patients watch their friends laugh and play with overwhelming...

What is molar pregnancy?

When a woman receives a positive pregnancy test, especially for their first child, the feeling of happiness and excitement is immeasurable. You look forward...

Elisabeth Bing: The household name you’ve never heard

While Elisabeth Bing may not seem like a household name, every parent who gave birth to a child over the last 50+ years, whether...

Angelina Jolie’s new revelation a step forward for women’s health

In an op-ed piece in the New York Times, Angelina Jolie has once again impressed me with her courage in discussing the very personal...
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Treating Weiner: What is a cybersex addiction?

Former U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner has reportedly entered treatment for a cybersex addiction amid the latest revelation that he was exchanging sexually explicit messages...

Can ovarian cysts have hair, teeth and skin?

One of the most common types of ovarian cysts that we see in young women is the dermoid cyst. These cysts form from very...