Recently, an increase in the intake of vitamin D has been reported to prevent early deaths by heart disease, diabetes and cancer.
Most folks will find their way to a doctor's office or an emergency room when...
Mrs. C, 34, works as a clerk in a duplicating shop. When she consulted me about night wheezing and shortness of breath, the first question I asked was whether she had experienced the wheezing and chronic coughing at work. It ...
A physician’s prayer: Dear Lord, thou Great Physician, I kneel before Thee.
The cause of snoring is the vibration of the soft palate in the roof of...
An article by Dr. Richard Martin, head of the pulmonary division at the National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine, Denver, Colo., revealed that different diseases and body systems peak at various times throughout the day.
I am sure that the pharmacist J.C. Pemberton of Atlanta did not envision the dangers and addictive properties of cocaine when he first introduced it to the American public in a drink made from coca leaves.
I hope that this article is not misleading. I am not writing about doctors who take care of the ears or doctors who give eye care.
When I was a kid going to public school, it was inevitable that the toughest hyper-maniac in the class always wanted to pick someone out to beat up at 3 p.m.
Asthma is like blowing up a balloon and constricting the opening that allows the air to escape.
It is interesting how a simple concept such as Facebook, created by Mark Zuckerberg, became an international frenzy on the internet.
I am sure you have heard the expression after things have overtaken you to look at the situation with a glass half full, rather than a glass half empty attitude.
Taking up most of the space in our chests are two beautiful organs called the lungs.
When I was growing up, every home had a black frying pan.
Until 1955, there were no drugs to control high blood pressure.