Health Articles by Dr. Victor Marchione
Pets can be a real blessing. In a world that values pharmaceutical drugs and the medication of symptoms, pets can offer an alternative to help improve mental and physical health. But researchers at the University of California School of Veterinary Medicine say you might want to think twice before letting Spot climb onto the bed.
Health Articles by Jeff Jurmain
A new study has found that exercising could help cut symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome(IBS). These included abdominal pain and stool problems (constipation, diarrhea), as well as a lower quality of life overall. Score yet another one for physical activity, the one thing we can all do to help ourselves.
Health Articles by Cate Stevenson
When you come down with a case of pneumonia that lands you in the hospital, the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) has laid out some guidelines regarding the best course of treatment to ensure your recovery. It is likely that you have a type of pneumonia that has become drug-resistant if you’re hospitalized for the condition. Current guidelines call for immediate antibiotic treatment of patients at risk for this kind of multiple-drug-resistant infection. The guidelines state that patients should… Read More
- Study Questions Safety of Pneumonia Treatment Guidelines (nlm.nih.gov)
- Exercise Helps Ease Irritable Bowel Symptoms (nlm.nih.gov)
- Acid suppressive medication may increase risk of pneumonia (eurekalert.org)