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  • 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…

  • Leprosy

    Leprosy is a chronic infection caused by bacteria. It can affect the skin, nerves of the hands and feet, eyes,…

  • Intoeing

    Most people’s feet point straight ahead or outward. Some people, however, have feet that point inward. This is called…

  • Ingrown Toenails

    An ingrown toenail occurs when the side or corner of the nail curls down and digs into the skin of…