Latest by Amy Hendel, P.A.
Leukemia is considered a gene-related disease, but usually is not hereditary—meaning, it can’t be inherited from parent to child.
Understanding more about the type of leukemia you have can help you make treatment decisions and get a clearer sense of your prognosis.
Is RFM a better indicator of body fat than the classic BMI assessment? Researchers think it may be more reliable, and much simpler to use.
This study finds that friends and family can have a positive impact on your breast cancer treatment decisions and help you work through your emotions.
Most patients with type 2 diabetes stop taking their medications within a year. Learn why this is risky, and ways you can reduce your need for them safely.
New research suggests that non-white women are less likely to complete the full-term course of chemotherapy to treat their breast cancer. Why does this happen?
If one family member gets a diabetes diagnosis, it can lead to healthier lifestyle choices for your whole family, according to this study.
If you're have a hard time losing weight, maybe you’re trying to change too many habits at the same time. Follow this 12-month approach to reach your goals.
Losing weight after menopause and keeping it off long-term was a challenge for Judy. Learn how a close friend helped her finally achieve her goals.