Locking up addicts in jail and prisons instead of providing the treatment they desperately need is the wrong way to deal with the opioid addiction epidemic.
President Trump signed an executive order in April designed to help rein in public assistance spending – including Medicaid – for able-bodied people with low incomes.
Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are seen by some – including me – as a safer alternative to tobacco cigarettes.
The retina is a thin layer of nerves lining the back of your eyes that sends signals to your brain, enabling you to see.
Regardless of your political preferences or whether your views align with those of President Trump, there’s one action he took last week that can set an important example for all of us to follow: he got a thorough physical exam and advice from his doctor on staying healthy and living longer.
Alarming new reports that should concern every parent link heavy smartphone use by children to an increased rate of social isolation, depression, suicidal thoughts and even suicide.
As a physician, I once trained and worked in the emergency room at Bellevue Hospital in New York.