In the late 1990’s, Dr. Zhao Liping, a Chinese scientist, reported that with a waist size of 43 inches and a weight increase from 132 to 176 pounds, he wondered if there was a link between his digestive microbiome, which is the collection of bacteria, viruses and fungi, both good and bad, th…
University Hospitals and Lake Health announced last month they have completed membership substitution which officially makes Lake Health a member of the UH health system.
Feet are the foundation of our entire body, setting the stage for proper support, balance and posture. If our feet are out of alignment, then the rest of the body, including our hips, knees and backs, are likely out of alignment as well. That is why wearing proper footwear often holds the ke…
It is no secret the COVID-19 pandemic has affected millions of Americans in different ways, both physically and mentally. Unemployment, health and loneliness are just some of the catalysts for the United States’ current mental health crisis.
Lake Health’s Beachwood Medical Center at 25501 Chagrin Blvd. in Beachwood was sold for $58,250,000 to Montecito Medical, a Nashville-based specialist in medical properties, according to Cuyahoga County land records.
Chronic back pain can be one of the more debilitating conditions to deal with. It can cause people to lose mobility, function and comfort over time. Depending on the severity and cause, there are a few different options one can consider to solve the problem.
Millions of Americans have been sent to work from home in the past year, as opposed to working in their traditional offices. Employees have used different spaces in their houses to do their work, including couches, barstools and even their beds.
People who received both doses of the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine seem to be protected from the disease even after prolonged exposure to infected family members.
A lot of people have been asking me why they need to keep wearing their masks after being fully vaccinated. There are quite a few reasons, but keep the faith, those restrictions will eventually ease as more people become vaccinated.
COLUMBUS – Planned Parenthood has sued to block an Ohio law banning the use of telemedicine for medication abortions as unconstitutional, adding to a lengthening list of attempted restrictions on the procedure that are now tied up in court.
Didn’t you think that stomach ulcers were always caused by stress? The prevailing view for many decades was that ulcers were caused by stress and excess stomach acid.
This pandemic world we live in has become meshuggeneh and I hope to help guide you through it by answering your questions and giving you common sense tips regarding your health and wellness. I’ve been the medical reporter at 3News for 23 years and while I am not a doctor – nor do I play one …