Overweight and obese women have an increased risk for poor birth outcomes compared with normal-weight women.
Opioids may provide some short-term relief for low back pain, but evidence on long-term outcomes lacking.
A teen recently developed an innovative cancer detection tool in his basement. Should we be doing more to improve disease prevention and diagnosis?
Physician assistants who are veterans of military face unique challenges when integrating back into the civilian workplace.
Patients often ask for feedback on homeopathic treatments. Are you prepared to offer guidance?
Has squaric acid dibutylester (SADBE) been shown to be successful in managing alopecia areata?
How do you ask a parent to leave in a diplomatic way when examining a pediatric patient?
Involving a child in suturing can subdue perceived pain.
Heart sounds can be difficult to hear in someone whose lungs are hyperinflated. Here's a tip to make it easier to detect.
Recommend this simple home treatment for kids with a dry, flaky scalp.
To minimize the risk of abuse and addiction, evidence-based prescribing practices must be used when treating acute and chronic pain with opioids.
A 56-year-old Asian-American man presented with an intensely pruritic rash on his back that had worsened over the past several ...
A male infant, aged 12 weeks, developed scaly patches and dandruff on his scalp. The condition did not seem bothersome ...
A black man, aged 40 years, came to the clinic for the treatment of growths on his toes that were ...