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Winning at Losing: How Much Weight Loss Does it Take to Be Healthier?

Dramatic weight-loss stories can be inspiring to some, yet daunting to others who find their ideal-weight goal elusive. But a new study shows you can win even if you aren’t "The Biggest Loser." UR Medicine Primary Care’s Dr. Natercia Rodrigues explains how a relatively small weight loss can yield big results.

Q&A: Understanding Esophageal Cancer

Q&A: Understanding Esophageal Cancer

Each year, about 17,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with esophageal cancer. Wilmot Cancer Institute’s Dr. Mohamedtaki Tejani shares information about esophageal cancer and how you may be able to reduce your risk for the disease. 

5/10/2016
What's the Reason for Your Sneezin'?

What's the Reason for Your Sneezin'?

If you’re sniffling and sneezing your way through spring, you may wonder if you have a cold or seasonal allergy. UR Medicine Urgent Care’s Dr. Michael Loeb offers facts to help you find the reason for your sneezin’. 

5/5/2016
8 Steps to Spring into Shape

8 Steps to Spring into Shape

If warm, sunny days are inspiring you to spring into action, follow this advice from UR Medicine sports medicine specialist Dr. Katie Rizzone for safely rousing your joints, tendons, ligaments and muscles from a long winter’s sleep.

4/25/2016
Fish Tales: What’s the Story on Eating Fish During Pregnancy?

Fish Tales: What’s the Story on Eating Fish During Pregnancy?

Is fish safe to eat during pregnancy? It’s a question many women ask their doctors, and it’s gotten more attention after two recent studies offered seemingly different takes. UR Medicine's Dr. Eva Pressman shares facts on eating fish during pregnancy.

4/11/2016
Could an Apple a Day Keep Heart Disease Away?

Could an Apple a Day Keep Heart Disease Away?

If you need another reason to put produce on your plate, a new study shows that eating more fruit may reduce your risk of major heart disease. UR Medicine nutrition expert Dr. Thomas Campbell discusses the study and what it means for our health.

4/11/2016 | 2 comments