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  • Q&A: Fighting cancer with better treatments 7/8/2019

    Rajesh P. Thirumaran, MD, an oncologist at Mercy Catholic Medical Center, discusses the latest in cancer care.

  • Q&A: Mind your medications 3/1/2019

    Medicine is meant to help you feel better, not worse. But a lot can go wrong if you don’t understand your medicine—and how to take it safely.

  • Women: Keep your bones strong 3/1/2019

    As women get older, their bones tend to lose some of their strength. That puts them at risk for the brittle-bone disease called osteoporosis.

  • Q&A: Mind your medications 10/24/2018

    Rina Kapoor, MD, a primary care physician, answers key questions about medicines and the knowledge you need to help protect your health.

  • Q&A: Stroke Risk 10/24/2018

    A stroke usually occurs when a blood clot disrupts the flow of blood to the brain. Without sufficient blood and oxygen, parts of the brain begin to die.

  • Q&A: Understanding medications 10/24/2018

    Aditi Chincholi, MD, a primary care physician, answers key questions about medicines and the knowledge you need to help protect your health.

  • Q&A: Learn about your risk for stroke 7/17/2018

    Without sufficient blood and oxygen, parts of the brain begin to die. That’s why stroke is always an emergency.

  • Q&A: Surgical oncology with Carmine Volpe, MD 3/27/2018

    When someone is diagnosed with cancer, they may be treated by a variety of doctors with different specialties. One of those might be a surgical oncologist.

  • Q&A with Dr. Jackson-DeVose 10/23/2017

    An over-the-counter remedy might seem like a good solution when you feel a cold coming on. But you should be cautious about taking OTC products if you have a heart problem or high blood pressure.

  • Q&A: Advice about OTC drugs and supplements for heart patients 10/23/2017

    When you feel a cold coming on, reaching for an over-the-counter cold medicine might seem like a good idea. But you should be cautious if you have a heart problem or high blood pressure.