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February 22, 2023
Approximately 480,000 people die from smoking-related diseases every year in the United States. The good news is that it’s never too late to quit, even if you’ve been smoking for a long ti...
December 23, 2016The holidays are a time of celebration, family and food. Here are 12 tips to help you enjoy the holidays while keeping a balanced and healthful diet.
December 15, 2016Simultaneous Bilateral Cataract Surgery lets patients have cataract surgery on both eyes, on the same day, The procedure sparks debate among physicians.
December 13, 2016
Tune in to the full podcast interview with Dr. Thakkar. If knee or hip pain is starting to limit your life, it’s time to think about repairing or replacing those aching joints, rather than retiring ...
December 05, 2016Cheryl Iglesia, MD, explains the many steps you can take to prevent your sex life from becoming ho-hum.
December 01, 2016An estimated 13% of people with HIV don't know they have the virus, leaving it to cause severe damage that could be avoided with treatment.
November 29, 2016Many Americans with chronic acid reflux swear by proton pump inhibitors. But are these common over-the-counter medications safe for long-term use?