Primary Care

If Dr. Oz said it, should you do it? 
If Dr. Oz said it, should you do it?
Advocate Medical Group’s Dr. Prentiss Taylor explains why it’s important to check with your physician first, even if the advice comes from Dr. Oz.
Are you a distracted walker? 
Are you a distracted walker?
A new study shows that texting and walking can be just as dangerous for your health as texting and driving.
More men stepping into caregiver roles, study finds 
More men stepping into caregiver roles, study finds
The number of men acting as caregivers has doubled over the past 15 years. Find out why.
Caffeinated meds may increase stroke risk 
Caffeinated meds may increase stroke risk
A new study reveals that drinking caffeinated beverages while taking medications containing caffeine could be a dangerous mix for some.
1 in 3 Americans self-diagnose online 
1 in 3 Americans self-diagnose online
Find out which group of Americans tend to self-diagnose online.
Embarrassing medical condition fairly common among adults 
Embarrassing medical condition fairly common among adults
Fecal incontinence can be a debilitating experience for many, but experts say it’s important to be open with your doctors so you can get the care you need.
La diabetes: ¿Corren los hispanos e hispanas un riesgo mayor? 
La diabetes: ¿Corren los hispanos e hispanas un riesgo mayor?
Las estadísticas muestran que los hispanos e hispanas en los Estados Unidos corren un gran riesgo de contraer la diabetes tipo 2. Pero los peritos dicen que hay formas de ayudar a controlar su riesgo y de prevenir la diabetes.