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Essential Steps to Find Heartburn Relief

While it’s common for adults to experience occasional heartburn from acid reflux, as time passes it can become more frequent and irritating.

What to Expect at Baby’s First Doctor’s Visit

Welcoming a new baby is a time of joy and excitement. But for many, especially new parents, it is also a time of anxiety and stress.

Is an MRI Safe? Summit Health Physician Answers Common Questions about MRI Scans

A patient's symptoms, physical exam and medical history are helpful clues your physician can use to make a diagnosis or evaluate if a treatment is working.

Combatting the Cold and Flu

The odds are higher this year for catching a cold or the flu as more people return to work and school.

Everything You Need to Know About Bladder Health

A healthy bladder is an essential part of overall health, and there are several ways to promote its proper function.

Traumatic Brain Injury: What to Know

Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) affect approximately 1.4 million Americans annually, and according to the Brain Trauma Foundation, TBIs are the leading cause of death and disability in children and adults...

Handwashing Tips for Children

Summit Health pediatrician Dr. Johanna Kaufman reminds parents that handwashing can become a lifelong habit if you start teaching it at an early age.

New Year's Resolutions a Doctor Would Recommend

Kicking off the new year with resolutions is a long-held tradition, but many people think of it as something that leads to frustration and failure.

Manage Your Health to Enjoy the Holidays

No matter how or where you celebrate it, the holiday season often brings a lot of tension and other negative effects to one’s health.

The Importance of Annual Physicals for Children

With the busiest time of year upon us, do you really have to find time to fit in an annual physical for your child? The answer is yes!