When Nicolas was in his mid-40s, he and his wife decided to schedule general checkups for themselves. It was only as the doctor was leaving the exam room that Nicolas asked about some symptoms he was having.
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Researchers close in on the cause of heart failure risk in women with preeclampsia, a condition that affects an estimated 5 to 8 percent of pregnant women.
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A Johns Hopkins study finds that written descriptions of patients can affect the care they get.
For teenagers living with epilepsy, controlling seizures — while fostering confidence — is essential. Here are five tips for parents who want to encourage their kids' independence while helping them stay safe.
Why more senior adults than ever are having joint replacements, transplants and other major operations.
Six students were chosen from more than 200 participants to share their life stories at the fifth annual Johns Hopkins CARES Symposium on July 26 in the Armstrong Medical Education Building.
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