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Your Guide to Oppositional Defiant Disorder in Children

Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) is a behavior disorder found in children and adolescents, exhibited through disruptive, often aggressive behavior. Learn more about oppositional defiant disorder, symptoms, and treatment.

Why is Bone Density Important?

Bones are made up of living tissues that are continuously being dissolved and replaced. But when bone loses minerals (like calcium) faster than they can be replaced, osteoporosis occurs.

With Age Comes Wisdom: Geriatric Medicine

It's no surprise that as we age, health problems tend to pop up more often. Older adults encounter a variety of health risks, mostly stemming from the natural aging process...

Uterine Fibroids: What Every Woman Needs to Know

If you are a woman, chances are you will develop uterine fibroids at some point in your life. Fibroids, or growths that develop from the cells of the uterus, are...

Transition Tips for Your Child's Return to School

As most school districts aim to fully reopen this fall, anxiety is high among many parents who find themselves wondering if the mental and physical benefits of returning to school...

Getting Back on Track With Immunizations

COVID-19 has disrupted many things, and after more than a year of adapting to pandemic life and juggling new routines, scheduling your children's annual immunization appointments might feel a bit...

How to Help Your Child Overcome Pandemic Weight Gain

Childhood obesity is a common condition in the United States, affecting millions of children. Read more to learn how to help your child overcome pandemic weight gain.

What is Psoriasis? Causes, Effects, and Recommended Treatment

The skin is the body’s largest organ, so it’s imperative that we take care of it, especially in the summer months when the sun and extreme temperatures can take a...

Cholesterol and How to Manage It

Cholesterol is a key factor for individuals who want to lower their risk for stroke and maintain a healthy heart.

Do You Have Pandemic Tummy?

Have you been experiencing stomach pain, bloating, or a change in bowel habits since the pandemic started?