Head lice cases peak in September and January in schools, and treatment can be difficult.
Although technology might have weakened the idea that verbal patient hand-offs are important, such exchanges remain key to patient care.
Prevention of burnout is the key to avoiding its harmful consequences.
The first step in reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease is for health-care professionals to get a full understanding of a patient's risk.
The Grain Foods Foundation explores popular carbohydrate-related myths and assumptions patients with diabetes have likely encountered.
Females are more likely to have suicide attempts; males are more likely to have completed suicides.
Help patients direct their energy into positive behaviors to manage their diabetes.
Clinicians should carve out self-reflection time, even if it starts with just 5 minutes a day of pure silence.
Begin to impart asthma information to young patients and/or their caregivers as early as possible.
Health practitioners need to be prepared, and help prepare patients for end-of-life discussions.