Healthy Living

Protecting Heart Health in the Winter Months

by Mouin S. Abdallah, MD, Cardiology
February 04, 2021

Humans are warm-blooded—we maintain a steady internal body temperature, regardless of surrounding conditions. Under normal circumstances, that temperature remains at just below 99oF/37oC. This process happens…

5 Things Women Need to Know About Their Heart

by Harjit K. Chahal, MD, MPH, Non-Invasive Cardiology
February 02, 2021

Women are often said to have big hearts, or soft hearts, or hearts of gold. But with cardiovascular disease in women trending nearly as high as in men—and heart…

Using Blue Light Cystoscopy to Treat Bladder Cancer

by Lambros Stamatakis, MD, Urology
January 28, 2021

Did you know that bladder cancer is the fourth most common non-skin cancer in the U.S.? Unlike prostate cancer, for…

Laser Revision Can Help with Serious Scarring

by Taryn E. Travis, MD, Burn Surgery
January 26, 2021

Whatever the cause—burns, trauma or surgery—scars can have a negative impact on a patient’s quality of life. In decades past,…

Weekend Warriors: Avoid Injury on Snow and Ice (Part 3 in a Series)

by Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine
January 21, 2021

Skiing, skating and sledding can be great wintertime fun. But the elements that bring the greatest thrill to these sports—gravity,…

Varicose Veins: The Latest in Treatment and Prevention

by Krystal C. Maloni, MD, Vascular Surgery
January 20, 2021

There is good news for those who have varicose veins or are worried about developing them in the future. Today’s…