Author: Maura Ammenheuser

April 22, 2019

Who should be screened for lung cancer?

High-tech imaging can detect lung cancer in its early stages, when it's most treatable.

Cancer Prevention Smoking

April 2, 2019

What to know about adult scoliosis

The best ways to prevent progression are controlling weight and protecting bones.

Bone & Joint

March 26, 2019

Cervical myelopathy: a progressive condition that begins in the neck

Cervical myelopathy means damage or dysfunction of the spinal cord in the neck from compression. It can make hands and balance shaky. It's not just aging.

Aging Well Bone & Joint

March 25, 2019

Recipe: Pineapple-Raspberry Parfaits

Tropical flavors make these yogurt cups a warm-weather treat.

Recipes

March 22, 2019

5 things to consider to prevent an unnecessary C-section

Cesarean deliveries are common, but not always medically necessary. A certified nurse-midwife offers advice for how to avoid an unneeded C-section.

Pregnancy Women's Health

March 18, 2019

When childhood play leads to a broken arm or hand

A cast or splint usually helps heal a child's broken arm. Fractures involving the elbow may need surgery.

Bone & Joint Children Infants & Toddlers

March 4, 2019

Preparing your home before your joint replacement surgery

What to do before surgery to make life easier right afterward.

Bone & Joint Caregivers

February 27, 2019

All about prehab: physical therapy before joint replacement surgery

All about physical therapy after, and even before, joint replacement surgery.

Aging Well Bone & Joint Fitness

February 12, 2019

What is ‘trigger finger’?

Trigger finger means a finger catches, or locks, in one position. Here's how it's treated.

Bone & Joint