Medical Intel

Exercise Can Lower Your Risk of Colorectal Cancer

by the MWHC Blog Team
March 24, 2017

Getting active to stay healthy Studies cited by the National Cancer Institute have found adults who increase their physical activity…

Putting Sleep Apnea to Bed

by Stanley Chia, MD, Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology
March 20, 2017

An estimated 50 to 70 million Americans suffer from serious chronic or intermittent sleep disorders that undermine the quality of…

New Device Reduces Stroke Risk for Certain A-Fib Patients

by Manish Shah, MD, Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Training Program
March 14, 2017

Tune in to the full podcast about the WATCHMAN device with Dr. Manish Shah. Atrial Fibrillation Facts Atrial fibrillation (A-fib)…

Safer, Faster, More Comfortable Cardiac Catheterization Gaining Ground

by the MWHC Blog Team
March 07, 2017

Since the 1970s, heart specialists have diagnosed and even treated certain conditions through cardiac catheterization—the process of threading a thin…

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery: Know Your Options

by the MWHC Blog Team
February 21, 2017

The Modern Landscape of Gynecologic Surgery New surgical techniques and technologies are rapidly changing the outlook for women with gynecologic…

Down with Diabetes: How to Lower Your Risks

by the MWHC Blog Team
January 25, 2017

Tune in to the full podcast interview with Dr. Magee. According to the CDC, 29 million people in the United…