Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

HEALTH


Ask A Doc: Reducing Risks for Premature Birth

Ask A Doc: Reducing Risks for Premature Birth

by Tara Gellasch, MD Dear Doc: My husband and I are thinking of having...


Ask A Doc: Putting Spring Back Into Your Step

Ask A Doc: Putting Spring Back Into Your Step

by Paul Stasko, DPM Dear Doctor: I have been having pain and swelling in...


Ask a Doc: April is Autism Awareness Month

Ask a Doc: April is Autism Awareness Month

by Arun Nagpaul, MD Dear Doc: One of my cousin’s was recently diagnosed with...


Ask A Doc: Eating Right Isn’t Complicated

Ask A Doc: Eating Right Isn’t Complicated

by Hannah C. Smith, RDN Dear Doc: There is so much information out there...


Ask A Doc: Questions About Prenatal Vitamins

Ask A Doc: Questions About Prenatal Vitamins

by Tara Gellasch, MD Dear Doc: I am interested in becoming pregnant within the...


Ask A Doc: The Gall of a Gallbladder Attack

Ask A Doc: The Gall of a Gallbladder Attack

by Lewis Zulick, MD One of the most common conditions I treat is gallbladder...


Ask A Doc: Colorectal Cancer: Preventable, Treatable and Beatable

Ask A Doc: Colorectal Cancer: Preventable, Treatable and Beatable

By MohAMED S. ALSALAHI, MD Dear Doc: I have seen commercials on television stating...


Ask A Doc: Men’s Health Matters, by Dr. Arun Nagpaul

Ask A Doc: Men’s Health Matters, by Dr. Arun Nagpaul

Dear Doc: I often read about woman cancer issues in the media, but what...


An 8 ounce jar of Prevention for a lifelong cure?

An 8 ounce jar of Prevention for a lifelong cure?

by Michael Jordan, MD, MS-HQSM, CPE, FAAP Medical Director Rochester Regional Health Chief Pediatrician,...


Ask A Doc: Changes to the Gardasil vaccine?

Ask A Doc: Changes to the Gardasil vaccine?

by Tara Gellasch, MD Health Contributor Q:I heard on the news that there have...


Ask A Doc: Alleviating Pain from Flatfeet

Ask A Doc: Alleviating Pain from Flatfeet

Dear Doctor: I want to exercise more often, but I have flatfeet and occasional...


Ask A Doc: The Tingle from Shingles

Ask A Doc: The Tingle from Shingles

Dear Doc: I recently visited my grandfather at an area nursing home and noted...


Ask A Doc: Reliable Online Medical Resources

Ask A Doc: Reliable Online Medical Resources

One of the more lasting images of the past week was President Elect Trump’s...


Ask A Doc: Breast Cancer

Ask A Doc: Breast Cancer

I am about to turn 42 and I haven’t had a mammogram. I went...


Ask A Doc: The High School Football Debate

Ask A Doc: The High School Football Debate

By Michael Jordan, MD In this month’s issue of the journal Pediatrics a provocative...


Ask A Doc: Best Sneakers for Exercise in New Year

Ask A Doc: Best Sneakers for Exercise in New Year

With the New Year upon us, and people making resolutions to exercise and become...


What’s Up Doc: Does Santa Have Rosacea?

What’s Up Doc: Does Santa Have Rosacea?

Dear Doc, I am a grandfather that has been playing Santa Claus for my...


Ask A Health Expert: Brrrrrrrrrrrr, It’s Cold!

Ask A Health Expert: Brrrrrrrrrrrr, It’s Cold!

As the first artic air of the season makes its way to the area,...


What’s Up Doc: Vaccines and Pregnancy

What’s Up Doc: Vaccines and Pregnancy

Dear Doc: I am currently 15 weeks pregnant. At my last prenatal appointment, the...


Ask A Health Care Expert: Holiday Depression

Ask A Health Care Expert: Holiday Depression

Dear Health Care Expert: What signs should I look for if I think someone...


Ask A Doc: Shovel Safely

Ask A Doc: Shovel Safely

Dear Doc: After the last snow storm my stubborn father, who has a history...


Ask A Doc: Testing for Osteoporosis

Ask A Doc: Testing for Osteoporosis

Dear Doc: When should I be tested for osteoporosis? I am 55-years-old and when...


What’s Up Doc?: Childhood Asthma

What’s Up Doc?: Childhood Asthma

Dear Doc: My daughter was recently diagnosed with childhood asthma. What causes that wheezing...


What is High-Risk Breast Cancer Screening?

What is High-Risk Breast Cancer Screening?

Dear Doc: What is high-risk breast cancer screening? If my results are positive for...


Ask A Doc: Benefits of Centering for Prenatal Care

Ask A Doc: Benefits of Centering for Prenatal Care

Dear Doc: What is the difference in prenatal care if I go to Centering...


Brand name drugs vs. generic

Brand name drugs vs. generic

You have a running nose, you reach for the kleenex. The facial tissue market...


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

by Arun Nagpaul,MD I am a breast cancer survivor. A screening mammogram picked up...


Ask A Doc: Bad Medicine

Ask A Doc: Bad Medicine

By Michael Jordan, MD All new medical students are taught the ancient Latin adage...


Ask a Doc: Gestational Diabetes Risk Factors

Ask a Doc: Gestational Diabetes Risk Factors

Dear Doc: I am 27 weeks pregnant.  Yesterday I received a call from my...


Modernization comes to Newark Wayne Hospital with new renovation project

Modernization comes to Newark Wayne Hospital with new renovation project

As Newark-Wayne Hospital makes progress on their modernization project, a couple of changes will...