Jennifer Hamilton Hallum

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Is your child’s pediatrician better than a smartphone? No? Get a new pediatrician.

By Chad Hayes<p>There’s no doubt that technology is changing the face of medicine. Today, surgeons can perform minimally invasive procedures with the assistance of a robot or replace missing limbs with bionic ones. Radiologists can read imaging studies from halfway around the world. There are …

Pediatricians Divided Over ‘Cry-It-Out’ Style Of Sleep Training

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — Ask any parent what their number one wish is, and other than a healthy baby, they’ll probably say ‘sleeping through the …

The truth: Why pediatricians promote vaccines

I have heard that big drug companies want to push their products by “buying off” doctors to promote their vaccines. Is this true?<p>The short answer is …

Mobile-obsessed parents risk children, pediatrician warns

Distracted parents are putting their children at risk by being obsessed with mobile phones, a senior British pediatrician has warned.<p>New research by …

PET scans for lung and esophageal cancer may be overused

February 26, 2016 -- Multiple PET scans to evaluate post-treatment recurrence of lung and esophageal cancer do not improve two-year patient survival …

In Fight Against Esophageal Cancer, Freezing Might Be the Answer

3D Printed Stent May Soon Give Hope to Esophageal Cancer Patients

Pretty much everyone I know, myself included, has lost someone to cancer, many of them far too young. Finding a cure for cancer is the lofty, …

Abdomen Examination

First Ever Live TV Colonoscopy

Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Procedure

Many prostate cancer patients saved from unnecessary treatments and side effects: Low-risk patients increasingly undergoing regular monitoring rather than immediate treatment

Low-risk patients increasingly undergoing regular monitoring rather than immediate treatment<p>Men with slow-growing prostate cancer are increasingly …

Could Better Surveillance Stop the Rise of Infectious Diseases Like Zika?

<i>This story has been sponsored by Kinsa, which believes that healthcare products in the home should always accomplish two things: reassure and comfort</i> …

90-Year-Old With Cancer Chooses Epic Road Trip With Family Instead Of Treatment

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed out of the Window and Disappeared was only a book (ok, and a film). Believe it or not however, the 90-year-old woman …

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