Health Tip: Protect Your Heart

Your lifestyle plays a key role in determining your heart health. And it’s never too early or too late to […]

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Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery News

Cosmetic or esthetic surgery is used to alter a person’s appearance for a ‘more desirable look’ or for functional reasons […]

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Evidence insufficient to make recommendation regarding screening for impaired vision in older adults

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has concluded that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of […]

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FDA-approved drug restores hair in patients with alopecia areata

Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) have identified the immune cells responsible for destroying hair follicles in people with […]

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Human ‘hairless’ gene identified: One form of baldness explained

It’s not a hair-brained idea: A new research report appearing in the April 2014 issue of The FASEB Journal explains […]

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Eylea outperforms Avastin for diabetic macular edema with moderate or worse vision loss

A two-year clinical trial that compared three drugs for diabetic macular edema (DME) found that gains in vision were greater […]

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4 Lessons From Olympic Marathon Hopefuls Any Runner Can Use

Last weekend in Los Angeles, 370 of the best American marathon runners competed for a few key slots on the […]

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Which Marathon Is the Best for You?

Over the past few years, the number of marathons around the world has exploded. Whether you’re interested in running on […]

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New research links mitochondrial dysfunction to the development of Fuchs’ Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy (FECD)

Researchers at Schepens Eye Research Institute of Massachusetts Eye and Ear have shown a link between mitochondrial dysfunction in corneal […]

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