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stem cells

Easing Early Arthritis with Stem Cells

An orthopedic specialist describes how some stem cell treatments outside a hospital setting may not offer a comparable level of quality.

IBD

The Best Foods To Eat and Avoid for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

No plan has been proven to prevent or control IBD. But managing your diet can help manage your disease during flares and periods of remission.

peanut allergies

A Drug-Free Therapy for Children with Peanut Allergies

If your child has a peanut allergy, there is a treatment available to help desensitize him or her to peanuts and other food allergens.

ticks

How Ticks Find You and Spread Disease

Ticks carry germs that can cause a number of diseases, including Lyme disease. If you spend time outdoors, be wary of ticks, whether you’re hiking in a forest or simply relaxing on your lawn.

fireworks

How To Treat and Prevent Burns -- and When To Seek Care

While the summer months bring fun, they can also be a time when injuries occur -- including burns.

urgent care

Urgent Care, Orthopedic Injury Clinic or ER: Where To Go For Care

When serious injury or illness occurs, it can be tough to figure out the most appropriate place to get medical care. Many people would head straight to an emergency room. But that may not be the best choice for your condition – or your wallet.

MIS-C

5 Questions Answered on Inflammatory Disease Linked to COVID-19 in Children

Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children can be serious, even deadly, but most children who are diagnosed with this condition have gotten better with medical care. What parents and caregivers need to know.

pelvic floor disorder

The Truth About Pelvic Floor Disorders

Pelvic floor disorders are common – about one-quarter of American women have one or more pelvic floor disorders. If you have symptoms of a pelvic floor disorder, here are three strategies for getting ahead of the problem.

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