February 1, 2008 RSS feed / Medical Info

Discuss foot pain with a podiatrist

Foot pain is not normal. It's the body's warning that immediate attention is needed. Doctors Robert Lillie and Steven Marder are experts at resolving foot and ankle complaints for people of all ages. More...

'Women Against Prostate Cancer' focuses on education and support

In an effort to provide a comprehensive support system for women with loved ones battling prostate cancer,The Dean and Betty Gallo Prostate Cancer Center (GPCC) atThe Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ) has joined forces with the Washington,D.C. More...

Seven tips to help boomer children communicate with their aging parents

Following, from Home Instead Senior Care and communication expert Jake Harwood,Ph.D., from the University ofArizona,are tips to help family caregivers communicate with their aging parents on sensitive subjects. 1.Get started. More...

Chiropractic care is a natural alternative, even for children

If you would have asked me two years ago what the love of my life was, I would have said my job as a chiropractor. I spent the first four years in practice taking care of my patients. More...

What is a cataract?

Acataract is formed when the natural lens inside the eye becomes cloudy and/or darkened.The natural lens, also known as the crystalline lens, is clear in one's younger years,much like a brandnew windshield. More...

You don't have to cry over dry-eye syndrome

If your eyes itch or burn,or if you have excessive tearing,put down the handkerchief and make an appointment with an eye doctor.Your ophthalmologist may tell you these symptoms are signs of dry eye syndrome.Other symptoms may include redness, irrit More...

A new Valentine's Day tradition: How to keep your heart healthy

Passion.Romance.Love. More...

Water on the knee: a common orthopedic problem

Knee effusions are a commonly encountered orthopedic problem. More...

Interactions of aspirin and hormonal therapy in men with prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is a common diagnosis in men, especially in the older population.Other medical problems, such as heart disease, are also frequent in this age group. More...

Could you have restless legs syndrome (RLS)?

Their faces say it all.Or maybe it's their legs.Perhaps it's both.The real-life stories and testimonials featured on a new interactiveWeb site offer insight into the lives and experiences of just a few of the 12 millionAmericans who suffer from the More...