Patient Care

It’s among the most common infectious diseases, difficult to detect and is the leading cause of deafness in children. This relatively unknown disease is called Cytomegalovirus (CMV).

Cancerous tumors are complex. The diseased cells multiply among healthy cells, spread to tissue and leech valuable proteins and nutrients from their surrounding microenvironments.

Flomax isn’t just for the prostate. That’s according to a new review published this week in The BMJ, suggesting that alpha blockers are also a beneficial treatment for patients who find themselves in the emergency room with a kidney stone that has dropped into their ureter, a thin tube that transports urine from the kidney to bladder. 

The holidays are a time to give thanks and enjoy quality time with loved ones. But often, especially during Thanksgiving, the day revolves around food.

The concept of self-harm is nearly synonymous with suicide.

Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a vascular disease found in adults. It involves the enlargement of the aorta, the main blood vessel delivering blood throughout the body, at the abdomen.

Building on decades of research, a group of experts from the University of Minnesota has developed a cost-effective way to better treat peripheral artery disease (PAD), a life-threatening condition that affects more than 8 million people in the United States.

Feeling anxious and stressed about this election? You’re not alone. And as it turns out, there’s a name for what many of us are experiencing- it’s called “election stress disorder”.

Good news for children age 14 and under: the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine now only requires two shots. 

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