Is Your Itchy Mouth Caused by Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Oct 7, 2019

Most people can recognize the typical signs of a food allergy: Hives. Swelling. Difficulty breathing. But what if eating certain foods just makes your mouth itchy? That’s called oral allergy syndrome. Learn about the condition and what you can do to help avoid the symptoms with Dr. Cindy Gellner....

Alternatives to IVF to Help You Build Your Family

Oct 3, 2019

As a woman, we have so many choices in our lives now, but when it comes to getting pregnant we can’t always choose the right time. But there are options available for women who want to get pregnant. Dr. Kirtly Jones speaks with fertility specialist Dr. Joseph Letourneau about alternatives to in ...

Things to Consider When Considering a Facelift

Oct 2, 2019

Facelifts are a surgical option for people who may want to tighten skin around the jawline or other parts of the face, usually to look younger. There are many types of facelift surgeries, but facelifts are not necessarily for everyone. Plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Cerrati talks about some of the things ...

Anorectal Malformations

Oct 2, 2019

One in 5,000 U.S. children are born with an anorectal malformation. These congenital defects will require surgery from a specialist after birth. Learn how these are treated with Dr. Michael Rollins....

Debunking Old Wives' Tales: Causes of Bad Eyesight in Children

Sep 30, 2019

We’ve all heard the adage that reading in the dark will ruin your vision. Or that sitting too close to the TV will fry your eyes. But are these claims actually true? Dr. Cindy Gellner busts these myths about eyesight and talks about how to really keep your kids' eyes healthy....

Could Your Frequent Need to Go Be an Overactive Bladder?

Sep 26, 2019

An overactive bladder can make you feel like a toddler, constantly needing to find a restroom and a fear of incontinence. It may seem embarrassing, but it’s actually a very common condition for men and women as they age. Dr. Kirtly Jones sits down with urologist Sara Lenherr to learn about ...

Pediatric Teratoma: What It Is and How It's Treated

Sep 24, 2019

A teratoma is a collection of tissues that form in a developing child that could lead to serious, potentially life-threatening complications. Dr. Stephen J. Fenton explains what causes this rare congenital condition and the extraordinary methods they use to save children who suffer from it....

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