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Health

October 2012
Robert Guthrie
A world of instant information and over-reporting can flood us with potentially vital but often trivial health information. Understanding the credibility of the study at the source can help you eliminate the static and recognize the relevant.
Pills
October 2012
Michael Shahani
As we Are in the midst of the back-to-school season with the winter months ahead, now is a good time to start thinking about what we can do to keep healthy as the weather gets colder. People will start to spend more time indoors, becoming more susceptible to colds and flu. Probiotics, sometimes called friendly bacteria, might just be the vital component of a healthy lifestyle that helps ward off these ailments.
Yogurt
October 2012
Marc Rendell, MD
Obamacare and the Challenge of Diabetes.
Michelle Obama
October 2012
David T. Nash, MD
We are faced today with a global increase in aging populations, significantly impacting the already large number of associated risk factors and illnesses whose treatment threatens to overburden a strained worldwide healthcare system. Unfortunately, aging has not been examined with an appropriately intense effort, and has been treated with lip service or diligent neglect...
Microscope for research on aging
August 2012
Dr. Robert Guthrie
Averting the trying disabilities of this feared event means learning treatment options and prevention strategies.
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August 2012
Dr. Vonda Wright
Understanding what went wrong and when your players will be back on the field could be difference between a fantasy football disaster and a championship
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August 2012
Dr. Lynn Johnson
You may not be able to ditch the bad boss, lousy coworkers, or underwhelming salary but you can enhance yourself and overcome it all.
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August 2012
Anne Childress, M.D. and Linda Frantom, Ph.D.
When one hears the words attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), the images of a misbehaving child who is darting in and out of line, climbing inappropriately, interrupting the teacher, and having trouble paying attention may come to mind.
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April 2012
Dr. Vonda Wright
Improving your body and life starts with four simple steps.
Strategically Plan Your Health
April 2012
Dr. Robert Guthrie
A breakdown of decades of advancement in blood pressure management, medications, and procedures.
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  • Health Blogs

    Guide to Thrive
    by
     Dr. Vonda Wright

    Vonda Wright is an orthopaedic surgeon at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s Center for Sports Medicine and the author of Dr. Vonda Wright’s Guide to Thrive: 4 Steps to Body, Brains and Bliss. A national authority on healthy aging, Dr. Wright has given more than 200 media interviews in the last 2 years and is a part of Dr. Oz’s expert panel on Sharecare.com. She will have a regular column and blog for Colliers. She will cover the physical and mental aspects of living in prime time.

     

    Contemporary Health
    with Dr. Robert Guthrie

    Robert Guthrie M.D., will be the author of a regular column and blog for Colliers. Dr Guthrie is both a family physician and a general internist. He is currently a professor at The Ohio State University, where he conducts research projects to develop new medications for the treatment of common disorders like high blood pressure and diabetes. His blog will address questions posed by readers as well as various health concerns that are important today.

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  • Patient Notes

    Patient Notes are handouts that physicians provide to patients to help answer their questions about a specific disease, diagnosis, or diagnostic technique. They feature health care information that patients use to understand a disease's state, symptoms and treatment options.