Acid reflux disease, a condition commonly known as “GERD”, affects about one-third of Americans. It can cause pain, coughing, heartburn and can even lead to cancer. Now, a simple procedure may fix GERD for good.
For the 55% of Americans who get their health insurance through work, October is typically when you can switch plans. Consumer Reports releases rankings of more than 1,000 plans to help you find a good one.
For the first time, a patient in an American hospital has been diagnosed with Ebola. The unidentified man, who is being treated at a Dallas hospital, didn't show symptoms until several days after he arrived in the United States from Liberia.
Yes, Ebola is a scary infectious disease. But the first thing you should know is that it's not very contagious -- the virus isn't spread through the air via coughs or sneezes like the common cold. It's spread through frequent contact with bodily flui...
You'll be seeing a lot of pink in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It's important that all women know their risks, and it's important for patients to know the resources and support systems that are out there for them. Dr. Scot Ackerman and Maria Salomon, a patient, talk about the importance of resources for patients.