For better health and well-being, you already know the basics: eat well, exercise, drink lots of water, and get plenty of sleep. But there’s something else you should add to the list: journaling.
The American Cancer Society recommends that women at average or high risk for breast cancer have regular mammograms. Are you due?
Regular dental cleanings make your teeth whiter and your smile brighter. But did you know a healthy mouth also supports your overall well-being?
Antibiotics have been called "wonder drugs," because of their ability to treat bacterial infections that were once deadly. Antibiotics have saved countless lives since they were first introduced 60 years ago. But over use of these drugs has allowed some bacteria to become resistant to them.
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.
Cancer of the colon or rectum (colorectal cancer) usually develops slowly, over several years. Take this simple assessment to learn about your risks for this type of cancer.
Millions of people suffer heart attacks every year. A heart attack can damage the heart’s function, and even lead to death. Learn what happens during a heart attack, and what signs to watch for.
Francesca Torriani, MD
Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Clinical Epidemiology
UC San Diego | School of Medicine