Bio

Specialties:

Affiliation:

  • Parenting, Childbirth and Postnatal Education

Location:

  • Manlius, NY

Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Internal Medicine:

    MONDAY, July 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People undergoing brain or spine surgery are at no greater risk if doctors-in-training -- called residents -- assist during the operation, a new study suggests.

    Researchers found that residents are supervised and their assistance doesn't increase t...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Age Management Medicine:

    MONDAY, July 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Adults who look older than their years may be aging at an accelerated pace, new research suggests.

    A study of 38-year-olds in New Zealand found their "biological age" -- the state of their organs, immune system, heart health and chromosomes -- ran...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Internal Medicine:

    MONDAY, July 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Regular mammogram screening for breast cancer might be causing "widespread overdiagnosis," with some women treated for tumors that would not have caused sickness or death, a new study contends.

    Doctors tend to find more small tumors and precancerou...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    MONDAY, July 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- With the recent U.S. measles outbreak, the issue of vaccine refusal has received growing scrutiny. Now doctors are calling attention to a similar problem: Some parents are shunning the vitamin K shot routinely given to newborns to prevent internal bleeding

    ...Full Article
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    MONDAY, July 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- With the recent U.S. measles outbreak, the issue of vaccine refusal has received growing scrutiny. Now doctors are calling attention to a similar problem: Some parents are shunning the vitamin K shot routinely given to newborns to prevent internal bleeding

    ...Full Article
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    FRIDAY, July 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Experiencing a traumatic event during childhood may raise the risk for migraines as an adult, new Canadian research suggests.

    "We found the more types of violence the individual had been exposed to during their childhood, the greater the odds of mi...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    FRIDAY, July 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Experiencing a traumatic event during childhood may raise the risk for migraines as an adult, new Canadian research suggests.

    "We found the more types of violence the individual had been exposed to during their childhood, the greater the odds of mi...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    FRIDAY, JULY 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Around four in 10 newly licensed teen drivers "crashed" in a simulated driving test, suggesting that many adolescents lack the skills they need to stay safe on the road, according to a new study.

    The simulated driving assessment (SDA) included a 35...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    FRIDAY, JULY 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Around four in 10 newly licensed teen drivers "crashed" in a simulated driving test, suggesting that many adolescents lack the skills they need to stay safe on the road, according to a new study.

    The simulated driving assessment (SDA) included a 35...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    FRIDAY, July 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The Fourth of July weekend is a time for celebrations and beautiful fireworks displays. But, parents do need to take steps to protect their children's ears from loud fireworks, a hearing expert cautions.

    "Fireworks can be harmful to a child's ears,...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    FRIDAY, July 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The Fourth of July weekend is a time for celebrations and beautiful fireworks displays. But, parents do need to take steps to protect their children's ears from loud fireworks, a hearing expert cautions.

    "Fireworks can be harmful to a child's ears,...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Talented children who reach their potential likely have dedicated parents to thank for their success, a new study found.

    Researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln found that parents play a vital role in helping their kids achieve a nation...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Talented children who reach their potential likely have dedicated parents to thank for their success, a new study found.

    Researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln found that parents play a vital role in helping their kids achieve a nation...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A rapid response plan for children who visit the emergency room with stroke-like symptoms can help doctors make a faster diagnosis, new research suggests.

    "Just as there are rapid response processes for adults with a possible stroke, there should...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A rapid response plan for children who visit the emergency room with stroke-like symptoms can help doctors make a faster diagnosis, new research suggests.

    "Just as there are rapid response processes for adults with a possible stroke, there should...Full Article