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June 21, 2022
When is Watchful Waiting Appropriate for Prostate Cancer Patients?
For some older patients with prostate cancer, active treatment isn’t always the best option for their health. Instead, watchful waiting could be the right choice.
June 20, 2022
Signs of Aging You Shouldn’t Ignore
Symptoms that prohibit the way you function shouldn’t just be expected as you grow older. Know the healthy and not-so-healthy signs of aging.
June 14, 2022
Eight Skin Symptoms You Should
A dermatologist and medical oncologist recommend self-skin checks and keeping an eye on these unexpected symptoms that could indicate cancer, infection or other issues.
May 27, 2022
Intermittent Fasting and Insulin Resistance: Benefits beyond Weight Loss
While intermittent fasting is a common weight loss tool, its benefits also expand to treating insulin resistance in patients with diabetes, pre-diabetes and other conditions.
May 25, 2022
Are We Still in a Pandemic? Adjusting to the New COVID Normal
Among fluctuating COVID cases, ever-evolving variants and unclear masking policies, here’s what you need to know about where the pandemic stands.
May 23, 2022
Time is Brain: Why It’s Important to Get Treated for Stroke ASAP
Knowing the telltale signs of a stroke is critical to getting immediate medical attention. Read on to understand what happens during a stroke and lifesaving treatment options.
May 17, 2022
Head & Neck Cancers: A How-to and Why You Should Do a Self-Exam Guide
Catching cancer early often starts at home. Here’s what may increase your risk for head or neck cancer and the early warning signs you can look for.
May 16, 2022
In Case of an Emergency: ER Wait Times Explained and More
If you’re ever waiting in the emergency room, the triage process and how emergencies are handled may feel disconnected or even unorganized, but all is not as it may appear.
May 10, 2022
Podcast: Should You Be Worried About Fatty Liver Disease?
The disease may lead to a liver transplant, but can also be reversed with healthy lifestyle choices.
May 5, 2022
How COVID Can Affect Your Heart Health
The effects of COVID on your heart are widespread, and can happen to anyone—from those with severe illness to those with no initial symptoms at all.
April 26, 2022
Easy Ways to Improve Vaginal Health
A Jefferson nurse midwife weighs in with tips she offers her patients to keep their vagina healthy and happy, from foods to eat to safe sex practices.