Anant Mandawat

Bedtime might affect children's intelligence...

With busy schedules, millions of Americans have irregular sleep schedules. A new study in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health... Read more

Future of heart procedure is in the wrist

A recent study shows that a new technique to treat heart disease is growing in popularity and may be safer for patients than other procedures.... Read more

Medicine Today: Physical therapy or surgery for knee pain

Knee pain affects millions of Americans, particularly as they get older. The most common cause of knee pain is osteoarthritis, a joint disease... Read more

Medicine Today: Cash for weight loss

What if your boss paid you to lose weight?

As the obesity epidemic grows and health premiums rise, new and innovative methods are being... Read more

Medicine Today: Unemployment increases risk of heart attack

With the economy showing early signs of recovery, patients and physicians may have more to cheer about: lower rates of heart attacks.

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Medicine Today: Slightly overweight people have lower mortality

A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests that people who are overweight may have a lower chance of dying... Read more

Medicine Today: Colonoscopy is preventative medicine

Preventative medicine focuses on identifying disease early and limiting its progression to a serious health problem. Preventative medicine is... Read more