Topics of Interest

To Prevent Type 2 Diabetes, Know the Risks

By Prasad Katta, MD

With prevention in mind, here are some Type 2 diabetes risk factors that you inherit and ones that you’re able to control.

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Living with Diabetes

By Vida Reed, RN

Although more than 30.3 million Americans are currently living with diabetes, there can still be a stigma around receiving a diagnosis.

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Common Risks for Heart Disease

By Rohit Sehgal, MD

While there’s no one cause of heart disease, there are some factors that can increase your risk for developing it. View the slideshow to learn ...

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What You Need to Know About Aortic Valve Disease

By Teng C. Lee, MD, FACS

According to data from the Alliance for Aging Research, as many as 5.8 million Americans have aortic valve disease.

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Is it a Heart Attack?

By Ramin E. Beygui, MD, FACS

While movies may depict heart attacks as dramatically clutching your chest, it doesn’t always look or feel like that.

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Treating the Whole Woman, Not Just Breast Cancer

By William Dugoni, MD

While it’s important to know the risks and symptoms of breast cancer, it’s just as important to understand the psychological and emotional impact that it ...

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Preventive Medicine and Routine Screenings Save Lives

By Nancy Stoll, MD

One aspect that often goes ignored is the role of preventive medicine, including wellness screenings.

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In Women, Heart Attacks Don’t Look Like Heart Attacks

By Catherine Dao, MD

For women in the United States, heart disease is the leading cause of death across all ages and races. More than cancer. More than stroke. ...

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Separating Mental Illness Fact from Fiction

By Seema Sehgal, MD

In an effort to increase awareness and destigmatize mental illness, here are some of the most common misconceptions.

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