Health Topics

January 31, 2020

Managing your IBD symptoms

Are your flare-ups disrupting your day-to-day? Your physician can help you find solutions for easing digestive pain.

Digestive

January 29, 2020

Surgical weight loss consultation questions women should ask

From fertility worries to cosmetic concerns, we answer women’s biggest surgical weight-loss consultation questions.

Weight Management Women's Health

January 25, 2020

Got the flu? Here’s why you need to stay home

Survey results suggest 75 percent of parents leave the house with the flu — and they're spreading it to others.

Cold & Flu

January 22, 2020

Advances in genetic testing for pregnant women

New screening gives pregnant women a less-invasive route for prenatal genetic testing.

Breakthroughs Pregnancy

January 16, 2020

What to look for when choosing a hospital for delivery

Ask these questions to find out whether a facility can accommodate your childbirth needs.

Pregnancy Women's Health

January 15, 2020

What is universal carrier screening and why should I have it?

A blood test can reveal whether parents are carriers for certain genetic diseases.

Pregnancy Women's Health

January 9, 2020

Midwifery care before and after childbirth

Large healthcare institutions increasingly include midwives as part of women's ongoing healthcare. Here's why.

Pregnancy Women's Health

January 8, 2020

Make sure to include these 5 things in your birth plan

Be ready to be flexible -- pregnancy is dynamic -- but make sure your birth plan outlines your desires for the big day.

Pregnancy Women's Health

January 1, 2020

Hypertension and pregnancy: What are the dangers?

It's important to see a doctor as soon you might be pregnant to begin assessing the risks of hypertension.

Heart & Vascular Pregnancy Women's Health