Selecting appropriate lab tests when evaluating persons with symptoms suggesting a rheumatic condition often requires a bit of detective work.
Diabetes and cancer coexist in the same patient more frequently than would be expected by chance, even adjusting for age and other factors.
Bovine colostrum is being studied as a wound-healing agent, an antimicrobial, and an anticancer therapy.
In recent years, there has been a trend of runners switching from traditional running shoes to barefoot running or to minimalist shoes.
Adults with mental illness have a smoking rate that is 70% higher than adults with no mental illness.
Incorrectly prescribed cardiovascular medications are responsible for almost 25% of all preventable adverse drug reactions.
Originally used to treat lead poisoning and hypercalcemia, chelation has shown promise among individuals with heart disease and other conditions.
E-cigarettes have been billed as safer than smoking tobacco cigarettes. Should you recommend them to smokers?