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  • Chest Pain, Acute

    Severe, sudden chest pain can represent a life-threatening problem. Follow this chart for more information.

  • Chest Pain in Infants and Children

    Chest pain isn’t just a problem for adults. It may occur in a child as well. Many of the causes…

  • Breast Problems in Women

    Breast lumps, pain, discharge or skin problems can be a sign of a minor problem or something more serious, so…

  • Abdominal Pain (Stomach Pain), Short-term

    Just about everyone has had a “stomachache” at one time or another. But sudden severe abdominal pain (stomach pain), also…

  • Telemedicine

    Telemedicine is a way for patients to receive access to medical care without leaving their homes by using technology to…

  • Abdominal Pain (Stomach Pain), Long-term

    Ongoing or recurrent abdominal pain (stomach pain), also called chronic pain, may be difficult to diagnose, causing frustration for both…

  • You Don’t Have to Handle Dementia Care Alone

    Dr. Jason R. Woloski

    When a loved one has dementia, your family doctor can be a trusted resource and partner in their care.

  • Scarlet Fever

    Scarlet fever is a bacterial infection. It used to be more common and severe, but now is treatable. It can…

  • Ringworm

    Ringworm is a skin infection that makes a rash shaped like a ring. The rash can occur different places on…

  • West Nile Virus

    West Nile virus is a disease usually spread by mosquitos that can cause flu-like symptoms. Most people infected with the…

  • Poisoning

    Poison is any substance that is harmful to your body. You could breathe it in, swallow it, or absorb it…

  • Plasma Viral Load Testing

    A plasma viral load (PVL) test measures how much human immunodeficiency virus is in your blood. That amount of HIV…

  • Poison Ivy

    Poison ivy is a type of toxic plant. It is common in most parts of the United States. Poison ivy…

  • Plantar Fasciitis

    Plantar fasciitis is an inflammatory condition that causes pain and swelling in your heel.

  • Medical Errors: Tips to Help Prevent Them

    Medical errors are one of the nation’s leading causes of death and injury. Help prevent errors by becoming an active…

  • Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis

    Pigmented villonodular synovitis is a joint problem that usually affects the hip or knee. It also can occur in the…

  • Menopause

    Menopause is when a person’s menstrual periods permanently end. It happens because, as a person ages, their ovaries make fewer…

  • Mallet Finger

    Mallet finger is an injury to your fingertip that prevents you from straightening it. It is common in sports, especially…