The price of taking a child to a doctor’s office has become so expensive that some moms and dads are opting to take their kids to retail clinics for medical care.
Scientists have identified a hormone that can sharply boost the number of cells that make insulin in mice. They say the discovery may someday provide a new treatment for the most common type of diabetes.
When Terri Thompson was first diagnosed with breast cancer 13 years ago, there was no question about how her cancer would be treated after she had her tumor removed.
Varicose veins can be a source of embarrassment for millions of Americans. They can be unsightly, but also painful.
There is new hope for patients battling a particular type of breast cancer– and it’s coming in the form of what doctors are calling a ‘smart bomb’.