Polycystic ovary syndrome affects about 10% of American women, but has such a wide variety of troubling symptoms that it’s often misdiagnosed.
Poor children often can’t access healthcare in spite of decades of efforts. A pediatrician who has established clinics for the poor discusses the problem.
A look at the top medical headlines for the week of December 31, 2017.
A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-53.
Mega-storms such as Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria disrupt uncounted lives and leave psychological scars that can last for decades and recur every hurricane season.
When a person suffers a severe emotional shock, they may suffer what looks like a heart attack most recover but this can be fatal, confirming that it is possible to die of a broken heart.
A look at the top medical headlines for the week of December 24, 2017.
A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-52.
Meditation and mindfulness could be in even more demand as civility declines and stress increases. An expert explains how it works.
Hiccups are annoying and uncomfortable, and doctors don’t know why we get them. An expert explains what hiccups are and why most home remedies actually work.
A look at the top medical headlines for the week of December 17, 2017.
A look at what is coming up on Radio Health Journal show 17-51.
Experts discuss readiness of pediatricians to treat mental illness in children and efforts to be sure they’re prepared.
Some people may get the blues or worse as the days get shorter, they suffer from seasonal affective disorder, a chemical change in the brain caused by decreased exposure to sunlight.
A look at the top medical headlines for the week of December 10, 2017.