Doctor Talk

  • That stomach pain could be your gallbladder

    APR 25, 2019

    A gallbladder attack can be a painful – and potentially dangerous – medical condition.

  • The dangers of radon. Are you at risk?

    APR 15, 2019

    Radon is an odorless, colorless gas that is a natural by-product of our environment and soil. It’s produced by decaying uranium and is found in nearly all types of soil. It’s also the second leading cause of lung cancer behind smoking.

  • New cancer diagnosis? 5 questions to ask your doctor

    MAR 27, 2019

    No matter the type of cancer or the stage, there are a few questions that can help you clarify the direction of your care, ease fears and provide a sense of control through what is an often-confusing and complicated process.

  • Treating and preventing kidney stones

    MAR 20, 2019

    Every year more than half a million people develop kidney stones - a painful condition that occurs when solid pieces of waste in the urine crystallize in the kidney or bladder.

  • Marathon Training Entry 6

    FEB 18, 2019

    This was the 41st year of the annual Chicago Marathon. The race organizers have been refining the details over the past 4 decades to make this an unforgettable event for both runners and spectators. All of their hard work was easy to see all throughout the weekend.

  • Smoking Cessation: Finding What Works for You

    FEB 11, 2019

    Smoking and tobacco use is a major risk factor for many kinds of cancer – including lung cancer and every oral cancer such as mouth, lips, tongue, larynx, sinuses and tonsils. But the addiction to smoking is real – it’s considered one of the most difficult habits to break.