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June 2018

Chill Out: Help When the Heat Hits

Chill Out: Help When the Heat Hits

Summer can bring some blistering temperatures that make it hard to keep your cool. UR Medicine Urgent Care's Dr. Michael Kamali shares ideas for beating the heat and offers advice for when it impacts your health.

5 Tips for Safe Summer Theme-Park Thrills

5 Tips for Safe Summer Theme-Park Thrills

Amusement parks are mainstays of summer family fun, attracting 375 million Americans annually. If you’ll be among them this year, heeding these tips from Golisano Children’s Hospital’s Dr. Elizabeth Murray may help make the difference between a day of thrill rides and a ride to the hospital.

Can You Lose Weight Eating High-Fat Foods?

Can You Lose Weight Eating High-Fat Foods?

The keto diet is the latest weight-loss regimen taking the dieting world by storm. Many are reporting extraordinary results, but is it the best plan for you? Highland Weight Management & Lifestyle Center's Dr. Thomas Campbell explains the pros and cons of eating a high-fat, low-carb diet.

Hepatitis C: What You Need to Know

Hepatitis C: What You Need to Know

When it comes to hepatitis C, what you don’t know can hurt you. That’s because most people who have the liver infection don’t have symptoms, so may not even know they have it. UR Medicine clinical pharmacy specialist Lisa Cristofaro explains what it is and who’s at risk.

Prostate Cancer Screening: Top 5 Things to Know

Prostate Cancer Screening: Top 5 Things to Know

Recent guidelines suggest that men ages 55 to 69 talk with their doctor about prostate cancer screening and their personal risk factors. Highland Hospital's Chief of Radiation Oncology Dr. Hong Zhang explains the guidelines and shares the top five things men need to know about screening.

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