Health-System Edition Issue
Without proper precautions, the winter months and the frigid temperatures they bring can be dangerous, especially for older adults.
The American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the American Society of Hypertension recently issued new recommendations for treating hypertension in patients who have been diagnosed with coronary heart disease, stroke, or other forms of heart disease.
Colds are caused by a viral infection in the upper airways, sinuses, throat, and nose.
If all individuals with diabetic retinopathy were treated in a timely manner, the incidence of blindness from diabetes could be decreased by 90%.