November 25, 2015 RSS feed / Health

Can heart surgery cause hot flashes?

DEAR DR. ROACH: I have had hot flashes, similar to those experienced by post-menopausal women, ever since my coronary bypass in 1990. More...

Frequently Asked Questions: High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a common but serious condition that often affects people with diabetes. Your doctor should be checking your blood pressure at every visit.  Why is it important to keep blood pressure under control?  More...

A voice for the voiceless?

Lab-grown vocal cords showing great promise

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STD epidemic is worsening

CHICAGO  A U.S. sexually transmitted diseases epidemic is increasing and the most common infection, chlamydia, has risen to record levels, government officials say.  More...