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Q&A: Mind your medications
Rina Kapoor, MD, a primary care physician, answers key questions about medicines and the knowledge you need to help protect your health.
Q&A: Stroke Risk
A stroke usually occurs when a blood clot disrupts the flow of blood to the brain. Without sufficient blood and oxygen, parts of the brain begin to die.
Q&A: Understanding medications
Aditi Chincholi, MD, a primary care physician, answers key questions about medicines and the knowledge you need to help protect your health.
Q&A: Learn about your risk for stroke
Without sufficient blood and oxygen, parts of the brain begin to die. That’s why stroke is always an emergency.
Q&A: Surgical oncology with Carmine Volpe, MD
When someone is diagnosed with cancer, they may be treated by a variety of doctors with different specialties. One of those might be a surgical oncologist.
Q&A with Dr. Jackson-DeVose
An over-the-counter remedy might seem like a good solution when you feel a cold coming on. But you should be cautious about taking OTC products if you have a heart problem or high blood pressure.
Q&A: Advice about OTC drugs and supplements for heart patients
When you feel a cold coming on, reaching for an over-the-counter cold medicine might seem like a good idea. But you should be cautious if you have a heart problem or high blood pressure.
Q&A: Women’s heart care cardiologist Dr. David Addley
With more than 10 years as an attending cardiologist, David J. Addley, DO, FACC, listens differently to his female patients.
Q&A: The many benefits of bariatric surgery
Bariatric surgery can help people lose a lot of weight. But these surgeries—there are several different kinds—offer benefits beyond weight loss.
Q&A: A change for the better for women
Has it been at least a year since your last menstrual period? Then you’re officially postmenopausal. It’s a time that comes with new health issues, many of which are related to your body’s lower levels of the hormone estrogen.