Word-Finding: it is the ability to call to mind, automatically, seamlessly and with lightening speed, exactly the right words to express all of our infinite thoughts. It is an amazing, universal, but not fully-understood process. It is taken for granted; until of course, it doesn’t work.
Ocular melanoma has been in the news recently because an unexplained group of cases were found in a tight geographic area in Huntersville, North Carolina and Auburn, Alabama. This is unusual for cancer, but when it does happen, it can often help researchers discover a common cause for a disease.
Nurse practitioner Neva White explains how the Jefferson diabetes programs are helping to prevent prediabetes from progressing, and helping diabetics manage and live healthier lives with their disease.
The obesity epidemic in the United States continues to reach new highs with each year. Right now, one in three people are considered obese. In Philadelphia, the number is even higher at one in two people.