Start treatment now to prevent spring allergy symptomsAllergies

Start treatment now to prevent spring allergy symptoms

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: I have spring allergies. Every year I think…

Does your doctor’s gender matter?Doctors

Does your doctor’s gender matter?

By Robert H. Shmerling, M.D. Harvard Health Blog I’ve read medical research studies that surprised me. I’ve read medical news…

10 tips to fight osteoporosisOsteoporosis

10 tips to fight osteoporosis

Environmental Nutrition By Carrie Dennett, M.P.H., R.D.N., Environmental Nutrition Newsletter Because 70 percent of our bone destiny is due to…

Antibiotics can be an option rather than surgery for simple appendicitisGastroenterology

Antibiotics can be an option rather than surgery for simple appendicitis

The Medicine Cabinet-Ask the Harvard Expert  By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: A friend recently was diagnosed with appendicitis. She was…

How to improve your cholesterol levelsCardiology

How to improve your cholesterol levels

By Joyce Hendley If one-third of Americans have unhealthy cholesterol levels, why did the U.S. recently change its advice to…

Five things parents should know about stomachachesPediatrics

Five things parents should know about stomachaches

By Cleveland Clinic’s Children’s Health Team How can you tell if it’s a regular tummy ache or something serious? Here’s…

Quick tips for gluten-free eatingNutrition

Quick tips for gluten-free eating

By EatingWell Going gluten-free can feel difficult — especially at first — but it doesn’t have to be that way.…

Young adults need to take prehypertension seriouslyCardiology

Young adults need to take prehypertension seriously

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Expert  By Howard LeWine, M.D. Q: I checked my blood pressure at the local…

When to get a second opinionFamily Health

When to get a second opinion

By Scott J. Gilbert, courtesy of Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Getting a second opinion for a…

Five can’t-miss signs that your child is lactose intolerantGastroenterology

Five can’t-miss signs that your child is lactose intolerant

By Kadakkal Radhakrishnan, M.D., and Cleveland Clinic’s Children’s Health Team In order to pinpoint if your child is lactose intolerant,…