What is Causing Your Child’s Chronic Headaches?

Jul 22, 2019

As a parent, you worry when your child feels ill. If your child is suffering from painful, chronic headaches, you may assume the worst. But the cause of your child’s pain may be something much more simple. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explains how stress, anxiety, and screen time may be causing ...

What You Should Know Before Getting a Nose Job

Jul 17, 2019

Is a cosmetic rhinoplasty right for you? Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Eric Cerrati discusses the procedure. Learn the common reasons patients seek out the operations, typical methods your doctor may use, and the expected outcomes....

Stressed? Mindfulness Exercise Can Relax Your Mind and Body

Jul 16, 2019

Dr. Paul Thielking teaches an eight-week mind and body skills group for cancer patients. He walks us through a mindfulness and breathing exercise to help with relaxation. Although developed for cancer patients, this breathing exercise works for anyone....

How to Fix Droopy Eyelids?

Jul 10, 2019

For many people, as we age, our eyelids may begin to droop. This can leave a tired appearance or in some cases even limit peripheral vision. Eyelid rejuvenation is a cosmetic procedure that can improve the look and functionality of your eyelids. Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Eric Cerrati explores the ...

What is Gout and Am I At Risk?

Jul 9, 2019

You may have heard about gout in history class, but it’s still around today. In fact, if anyone in your family has suffered from the condition, you may be at risk. Dr. Tom Miller explains what causes gout, how to prevent it, and the potential treatments available for this painful disease. ...

Virtual Reality Could Rehabilitate Offenders of Domestic Violence

Jul 3, 2019

Virtual reality therapy is being investigated as a way to induce empathy in violent offenders. Dr. Maria V. Sanchez-Vives has been studying potential uses of VR in cognitive therapy and neuroscience. She talks about how the interventions work, the results of her research, and how this groundbreaking...

An Insect Bite Bigger than a Quarter – Should You Go See a Doctor?

Jul 2, 2019

Ever had a very large, inflamed insect bite and freaked out? Dr. Tom Miller talks to Dr. Mark Eliason about the body’s defenses when it comes to bug bites, how you can treat most bites safely at home, and when you should seek treatment from a physician....

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