Why I Got the COVID-19 Vaccine

by Ebony Hoskins, MD
March 12, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented us with some unique challenges, especially when it comes to caring for cancer patients with…

Living with Chronic Kidney Disease

by Judith H. Veis, MD, Nephrology
March 11, 2021

The kidneys are complex organs, functioning together as traffic cop, filtration plant, and biochemical factory. They keep us healthy by…

Manage Metabolic Syndrome for Better All-Around Health

by Meeta Sharma, MD, Endocrinology
March 09, 2021

When medical professionals use the word syndrome, we are generally describing a group of interrelated problems. In the case of…

Monoclonal Antibodies: An Effective Treatment for COVID-19

by Glenn W. Wortmann, MD, Infectious Diseases
March 05, 2021

The use of monoclonal antibody therapy has proven promising in the treatment of many diseases—for example, in carrying chemotherapy or…

Young Adults & Increasing Rates of Colorectal Cancer

by Sara E. Berkey, MD, Colon & Rectal Surgery
March 03, 2021

With increased awareness and better screening, medical science has made great strides toward preventing colorectal cancer. In general, death rates…

Checking Blood Pressure in Both Arms

by Micheas Zemedkun, MD, Cardiologist
February 25, 2021

Most of us have had our blood pressure taken, generally in the left arm if you are right-handed. But should…