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6 Medication-Free Ways to Feel Better with Parkinson’s Disease

6 Medication-Free Ways to Feel Better with Parkinson’s Disease

Complementary and alternative medicine treatments, such as yoga, massage and acupuncture, can help ease the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.

How to Adapt Your Home If You Have Parkinson’s

How to Adapt Your Home If You Have Parkinson’s

When you’re living with Parkinson’s disease, you’ll want to make some common-sense adaptations to your home environment to enhance safety and comfort.

Physical Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease

Physical Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease

Physical therapy can help Parkinson’s disease patients stay mobile and retain physical abilities as the disease progresses.

Nutrition During Lung Cancer Treatment: Infographic

Nutrition During Lung Cancer Treatment: Infographic

These tips from oncology dietitian, Alison Atkins, R.D., L.D.N., C.N.S.C., may help you maintain a healthy weight during lung cancer treatment.

Seasonal Depression: Infographic

Seasonal Depression: Infographic

21 million American adults suffer from a depressive illness during any one-year period. Learn what you can do to handle depression around the holidays.

Diabetes: Infographic

Diabetes: Infographic

More than 29 million Americans have diabetes, which puts them at risk of serious complications. See screening guidelines and prevention tips.

Alzheimer’s Disease: Infographic

Alzheimer’s Disease: Infographic

Today, Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, affecting 5.2 million people in the United States. Discover if you could be at risk.

Common Sports Injuries Infographic

Common Sports Injuries Infographic

Stay on your game no matter your sport. Learn how to prevent common sports injuries, and what to do if you get hurt.

Back-to-School Health: Tips for Parents Infographic

Back-to-School Health: Tips for Parents Infographic

Explore this infographic to learn important ways you can support your child’s health from preschool to graduation day.

3 Myths About Exercise and Pregnancy

3 Myths About Exercise and Pregnancy

Exercise is one of the most important things you can do during pregnancy. Learn the truth about safely staying active while pregnant.

The Most Common Brain Tumor: 5 Things You Should Know

The Most Common Brain Tumor: 5 Things You Should Know

A brain tumor diagnosis is scary, but not all tumors are malignant. Read these facts about meningioma, the most common brain tumor.

Is Vocal Fry Ruining My Voice?

Is Vocal Fry Ruining My Voice?

Voice experts Lee Akst, M.D., and Kristine Pietsch, M.A., explain how we use vocal fry and its effect on your vocal health.

7 Things You Should Always Discuss with Your Gynecologist

7 Things You Should Always Discuss with Your Gynecologist

Talking to your gynecologist about odors, growths or sexual health may seem embarrassing, but it can be vitally important for your overall health and well-being.

5 Healthy Habits That Help You During Lung Cancer Treatment

5 Healthy Habits That Help You During Lung Cancer Treatment

If you’re fighting cancer, healthy living can improve your quality of life during and after lung cancer treatment.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Easing Cold Symptoms

The Do’s and Don’ts of Easing Cold Symptoms

At the first sign of cold symptoms, you may look to stock up on any number of remedies. But what actually works? Read more to find out.

Headache: Could It Be a Brain Tumor?

Headache: Could It Be a Brain Tumor?

A severe headache may make you wonder if you have a brain tumor. Here is some reassurance from a Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon and brain tumor expert.

Could Allergy Drops Be the Key to Allergy Relief?

Could Allergy Drops Be the Key to Allergy Relief?

Are you one of 45 million American suffering from allergies? You may find relief through the latest therapy offered by allergy expert Sandra Lin.

Mastectomy Versus Lumpectomy: 3 Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Mastectomy Versus Lumpectomy: 3 Questions to Ask Your Doctor

The most common treatment options for women with breast cancer are to remove cancerous tissue in part of the breast or to remove the entire breast. Consider these questions before you decide.

Think You Can’t Breastfeed After Implants? Think Again

Think You Can’t Breastfeed After Implants? Think Again

Johns Hopkins expert Gedge Rosson, M.D. debunks the myth surrounding breastfeeding after breast surgery.

6 Mammogram Myths

6 Mammogram Myths

Annual mammograms can be a lifesaving screening exam for women. But common mammogram myths you may believe could have a serious impact on your health.

Former Smokers: What's Your Risk for Lung Cancer?

Former Smokers: What's Your Risk for Lung Cancer?

You quit smoking years ago, but perhaps you can’t help wondering if your old habits might have left you with a higher risk of lung cancer.

5 Facts about Scoliosis Every Parent Should Know

5 Facts about Scoliosis Every Parent Should Know

To help parents determine fact from fiction when it comes to information about scoliosis, pediatric orthopaedic surgeon Paul Sponseller provides five facts about the condition that every parent should know.

Urgent Care Versus the ER: A Pediatrician Offers Tips on Making the Right Choice

Urgent Care Versus the ER: A Pediatrician Offers Tips on Making the Right Choice

Parents have a natural tendency to fear the worst when it comes to their children and often opt for a “better safe than sorry” course of action -- but how should you decide whether to go to urgent care or the emergency room?

Top Tips for a Safe Stay at the Hospital

Top Tips for a Safe Stay at the Hospital

Going to the hospital can be nerve-wracking, but knowing what to do before, during and after your hospital stay can give you peace of mind and help you stay safe while getting the best care.

5 Tips to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety

5 Tips to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety

There are several easy ways to tell when a child’s anxiety is cause for concern, say psychology experts from the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

5 Reasons Your Stomach May Hurt

5 Reasons Your Stomach May Hurt

Tummy troubles are a common cause for a visit to the doctor’s office, but when you complain of stomach pain, do the causes actually originate in your stomach?

5 Ways to Be Kind to Your Liver

5 Ways to Be Kind to Your Liver

Your liver is often an unsung hero, fulfilling over 500 jobs without complaint -- follow these five tips to avoid liver disease and keep yours running at maximum efficiency.

5 Things Your Poop Can Tell You About Your Health

5 Things Your Poop Can Tell You About Your Health

Ever curious what bowel changes could signal about your health? Poop may be a gross topic that no one likes to talk about, but taking a quick peek before you flush may give you clues about your health.

Living with Parkinson's: 5 Ways to Stay Healthier

Living with Parkinson's: 5 Ways to Stay Healthier

Close to a million Americans are living with Parkinson's disease -- if you're one of them, there's a lot you can do to improve your quality of life.

5 Tips for Living Better with MS: Patients and Caregivers

5 Tips for Living Better with MS: Patients and Caregivers

If you have MS or care about someone who does, here are some tips that can make life easier for patients and caregivers alike.

The Truth About Low-Glycemic Diets

The Truth About Low-Glycemic Diets

If your plan to lose weight is to adopt a low glycemic diet to achieve your goal, you may want to think twice.