Healthy Living

Heart Disease in COVID-19 Survivors

by Robert A. Lager, MD, Interventional Cardiology
December 02, 2020

Although COVID-19 is largely a respiratory illness, it does not limit itself to the respiratory system. This new virus can…

Pelvic Care After Childbirth: What New Moms Can Expect

by Alexis A. Dieter, MD, Urogynecology
November 30, 2020

The human body is truly amazing. An expectant mother’s body prepares for and recovers from delivery in ways that are…

How to Avoid Cooking Burns This Thanksgiving

by Shawn Tejiram, MD, Burn Surgeon
November 23, 2020

Did you know that, when it comes to fires and burn injuries, cold-weather holidays—especially Thanksgiving—tend to be the most dangerous…

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: Knowing the Difference

by Sara E. Berkey, MD, Colon & Rectal Surgery
November 20, 2020

4-Minute Read Most people don’t pay much attention to their colon health. Until there’s trouble. That’s unfortunate because one of…

Improving Lung Cancer Diagnoses with Navigational Bronchoscopy

by John F. Lazar, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Jessica S. Wang Memoli, MD, Pulmonology
November 18, 2020

Editor’s Note: The photo above was taken prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the U.S. and around the world, lung…

Multiple Sclerosis: Early Intervention Can Mean a Bright Future

by Brian Barry, MD, Neurology
November 12, 2020

Nearly a million Americans—about one in 300—have multiple sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease affecting the spine, brain and optic nerves….