asian woman with hereditary heart attack risk visiting nurse

Does a family history of heart attacks increase your risk?

February 07, 2017 | Steve Tischler

If your father had a heart attack at age 55, does that mean you are destined to have one, too? A family history is a significant risk factor, but a healthy lifestyle can greatly lower your risk.

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pregnant woman treated for catamenial epilepsy with her family

Women and epilepsy: closing the knowledge gap

February 02, 2017 | Mona Sazgar, MD

Epilepsy affects 1 percent of the U.S. Cases are evenly split between men and women, but women have unique challenges doctors are just beginning to understand.

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sweet potato chips for super bowl party nachos

Super Bowl party appetizer: Sweet potato nachos

January 31, 2017 | Steve Tischler

Even if you’re not a football fan, the Super Bowl still offers a good excuse to socialize and eat with friends. This year, eat healthy with sweet potato nachos that are tasty and good for you. Read More