Primary Care

Do you really need a gynecologist? 
Do you really need a gynecologist?
For women, an annual visit to the primary care doctor may not be enough. Find out why you should see a gynecologist regularly, too.
Many skin cancer survivors going unprotected, says study 
Many skin cancer survivors going unprotected, says study
Even after surviving melanoma, a new study finds that some of those survivors are still using tanning beds and skipping sunscreen.
Americans skipping on meds hoping to save cash, study finds 
Americans skipping on meds hoping to save cash, study finds
A new report says cost-conscious people are trying to save money by cutting back or delaying doses of needed medications.
How tai chi is healing seniors 
How tai chi is healing seniors
A new study shows an ancient exercise can be a huge benefit for senior stroke survivors .
College athletes more depressed, study says 
College athletes more depressed, study says
Researchers take a closer look at depression among college athletes. Find out what triggers it and what you can do to help your loved one.
2 simple ways parents can help prevent childhood obesity 
2 simple ways parents can help prevent childhood obesity
Portion control can be a challenge for children. But two new studies suggest that using smaller dishes and eating more frequently may help kids cut calories.
Scientists name the best diet for your heart 
Scientists name the best diet for your heart
There are many different diets out there to choose from, but researchers just made it a little easier to select the best one for your ticker.