Beating StrongCardiology

Beating Strong

Brain health relies on heart health On a Sunday evening in September 2019, George Hristov headed for bed when he…

Rising Myopia in ChildrenVision

Rising Myopia in Children

The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) reports that 40% of kids in the U.S. today have myopia, a dramatic uptick…

How Chicagoans Can Protect Themselves and Others from the CoronavirusLatest News

How Chicagoans Can Protect Themselves and Others from the Coronavirus

Tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to reduce your risk of infection and keep others safe, at…

Transforming Kidney CareKidneys

Transforming Kidney Care

New initiatives encourage transplantation instead of costly dialysis Nancy Nora, MD, had long considered donating one of her kidneys. As a…

Reducing the RiskCancer

Reducing the Risk

When tests reveal cancer probability, organ removal surgery can beat the odds Hedda Hart-DeLara sat in her gynecologist’s office, checking boxes…

Mayo Clinic Q&A: Is Surgery for Cervical Spinal Stenosis Best Option for Treatment?Affiliate

Mayo Clinic Q&A: Is Surgery for Cervical Spinal Stenosis Best Option for Treatment?

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was diagnosed with cervical spinal stenosis after several months of neck pain, along with weakness, numbness…