Mayo Clinic Dermatologist Dr. Dawn Davis says ignoring dry skin can lead to bigger health risks, and now is the season many people realize they have dermatitis.
Updated: Dec 12, 05:54 PM
The problem with pancreatic cancer is it's diagnosed late, so much so when the patient presents with symptoms like jaundice or severe abdominal pain, the -- it's already late.
Updated: Nov 14, 05:51 PM
Like their mom, sisters Tovah Carson and Sky Holt both tested positive for the gene. But they chose very different ways of dealing with that information.
Updated: Oct 31, 05:46 PM
According to several recent studies, influenza infections in pregnant women may create potentially life-changing risks for their unborn children, such as bipolar disorder and autism.
Updated: Oct 24, 07:53 PM
A small subset of the women who get diagnosed have inherited an abnormal copy of a gene that runs in families and can greatly increase their risk of certain cancers.
Updated: Oct 17, 06:46 PM
For Cynthia Cycon, long distance running is a perfect metaphor for being a breast cancer survivor. Getting there is accomplished - one step at a time.
Updated: Oct 03, 05:41 PM
Mayo Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology Ovarian says cancer has been called the silent killer, and the reason for that is the initial symptoms, if you will, may be very vague and nonspecific.
Updated: Sep 26, 05:33 PM
Mayo Clinic Pulmonary and Critical Care Dr. Eric Olson says, "OHS is a condition where people with greater than ideal body weight perpetually under breathe."
Updated: Sep 19, 06:41 PM
Every year, close to three-quarters of a million people in the U.S. develop a septic reaction.
Updated: Sep 12, 11:14 PM
No amount of training prepared Kellee Moffitt for the temperatures that peaked 82 degrees at 8:30 in the morning. By high noon, Kellee was baking.
Updated: Aug 29, 07:39 PM
No helmet can eliminate the possibility of a concussion happening, but the idea of a properly fitted helmet is to reduce the severity of a concussion if it should happen.
Updated: Aug 23, 02:11 PM
The traditional Chinese philosophy behind the practice is to use the needles to bring balance to energy that flows through the body.
Updated: Aug 15, 07:02 PM