The Suburbanite

Updated Apr 11, 2014 at 11:26 PM

Nurse specialist explains causes, prevention & treatments

Updated Apr 4, 2014 at 11:27 PM

‘Chopped’ competitor learned to cook and manage diabetes at age 30.

Posted Apr 2, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Emergency Medicine Physicians has created a joint venture to expand operations in Western Pennsylvania.

Updated Mar 13, 2014 at 12:50 AM

Q: My father is getting on in years and it has been suggested to me that I discuss end-of-life issues with him. For example, does he want a feeding tube, how does he feel about pain medication or resuscitatory measures? I do not know how to bring up...

Updated Mar 13, 2014 at 12:41 AM

It’s well into our new year and TV commercials are in high gear for gyms and diet plans. But Americans are fatter than ever. We’ve heard about so many diet programs, but the bottom line is this: Most diets don’t work. Here’s why.

Updated Mar 13, 2014 at 12:31 AM

Q: I have a ringing in my ears. Should I be concerned?

Updated Mar 12, 2014 at 5:11 PM

The stethoscope is a symbol that is frequently used to represent medicine. Even with present-day technology, the stethoscope remains a constant, still being used daily by doctors and nurses.

Updated Mar 10, 2014 at 1:01 PM

When I was about 10, my younger sister swallowed a puppy worming pill. My mother called 800-222-1222 — the Poison Control Center — to find out what to do. She told them my sister’s age, weight and what else she had eaten that day, among other...

Updated Mar 10, 2014 at 12:41 PM

Q: My church group is going on a mission to Guatemala. What preparations should we make?A: Many things can be done to help ensure a traveler’s health and safety. See your healthcare provider (HCP) well before your planned departure date.

Updated Mar 9, 2014 at 10:19 PM

By Charlyn FargoCreators SyndicateWe could pick a lot of food to fit this category, but when it comes to nutrition, leafy greens are rockstars, according to the latest issue of Food & Nutrition magazine.

Updated Mar 5, 2014 at 12:59 AM

It’s not uncommon to read a headline in your local newspaper about a new report exclaiming the presence of an increase or decrease in the number of people affected by a certain disease. If there is a significant increase, these reports can cause...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10