Self Skin Exams Can Decrease Your Risk of Advanced Melanoma Skin Cancer

People who examine their skin for melanoma are more likely to catch it at earlier stages than people who do not. Early detection is important as it increases a person’s chance of survival from 16%-63% (late detection) to 98% (early detection).

Self Skin Exams Can Decrease Your Risk of Advanced Melanoma Skin Cancer

People who examine their skin for melanoma are more likely to catch it at earlier stages than people who do not. Early detection is important as it increases a person’s chance of survival from 16%-63% (late detection) to 98% (early detection).

Could My Sun Spot be Melanoma Skin Cancer?

If your sun spot has some or all of the features listed below, you should see your doctor. You may need to see a dermatologist to further evaluate your sun spot. ●Asymmetry ●Border irregularities ●Color variation (ie different colors within

Could My Sun Spot be Melanoma Skin Cancer?

If your sun spot has some or all of the features listed below, you should see your doctor. You may need to see a dermatologist to further evaluate your sun spot. ●Asymmetry ●Border irregularities ●Color variation (ie different colors within

No Added Cardiovascular Event Risk in Older Men Taking Testosterone

A group of men over 60 years old with low testosterone levels were studied for three years. Half of them were given daily testosterone. The risk of having a cardiovascular event (ex heart attack) between the two groups was about

No Added Cardiovascular Event Risk in Older Men Taking Testosterone

A group of men over 60 years old with low testosterone levels were studied for three years. Half of them were given daily testosterone. The risk of having a cardiovascular event (ex heart attack) between the two groups was about

Sleeping More May Protect You Against the Common Cold

A study found that people who slept less than 5 hours per night were four and a half times more likely to catch the common cold compared to people who slept more than 7 hours per night. Does this motivate you to squeeze

Sleeping More May Protect You Against the Common Cold

A study found that people who slept less than 5 hours per night were four and a half times more likely to catch the common cold compared to people who slept more than 7 hours per night. Does this motivate you to squeeze

After A Divorce, What Happens To A Couple’s Frozen Embryos?

Cryopreservation of fertilized embryos is a new legal issue that divorced couples are running into. When the sperm donor and egg donor breakup, who has legal responsibility of the embryo, and is one party legally allowed to go through with

After A Divorce, What Happens To A Couple’s Frozen Embryos?

Cryopreservation of fertilized embryos is a new legal issue that divorced couples are running into. When the sperm donor and egg donor breakup, who has legal responsibility of the embryo, and is one party legally allowed to go through with

Vomit Machine Models Cruise-Ship Virus Spread

Scientists have created a simulated vomiting device that shows projectile vomiting can aerosolize norovirus-like particles, which allows this “cruise ship infection” to spread the short distance from patron to patron. Full article here: http://tinyurl.com/ovo3ny7

Vomit Machine Models Cruise-Ship Virus Spread

Scientists have created a simulated vomiting device that shows projectile vomiting can aerosolize norovirus-like particles, which allows this “cruise ship infection” to spread the short distance from patron to patron. Full article here: http://tinyurl.com/ovo3ny7

Physician support key to successful weight loss, study shows

A review of survey data from more than 300 obese people who participated in a federally funded weight loss clinical trial found that although the overall weight loss rates were modest, those who rated their primary care doctor’s support as

Physician support key to successful weight loss, study shows

A review of survey data from more than 300 obese people who participated in a federally funded weight loss clinical trial found that although the overall weight loss rates were modest, those who rated their primary care doctor’s support as