Win or lose, research shows that when you root for your home team, your health can come out on top. Find out why being a sports fan can be a slam-dunk for your health.
Obstructive sleep apnea may increase your risk for several serious health problems. Learn to recognize your risk, and the symptoms.
Picnics and barbecues and pottering in the garden are some of the delights of summer. For some people, though, these pleasant pastimes are ruined by a fear of bees and wasps and other things that sting. Should you worry? Find out by taking this true-false quiz.
Drinking can be an expensive habit. While you may not notice a dollar here or two dollars there, consider how much you spend per week and per year on alcohol.
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A hysterectomy is a common procedure that some women may need to help stop pain, bleeding, or other problems. It can be done in several ways, one of which is abdominally. In this video, you'll find out medical conditions that may require a hysterectomy and what to expect if you need this procedure.
A sleep study measures specific sleep characteristics to help diagnose sleep disorders. It usually takes place in a sleep lab during a person’s normal sleeping hours.
Francesca Torriani, MD
Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Clinical Epidemiology
UC San Diego | School of Medicine