Latest by Eli Hendel, M.D.

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Risk Factors

Insomnia Linked to Heart Events

Meta-analysis ties insomnia to dire health issues, including heart attack and stroke risk. Use the following tips to improve sleep quality and prevent insomnia.

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Treatment

What Are My Lung Cancer Treatment Options?

Learn about the latest treatments available for lung cancer, including cutting-edge surgical procedures, radiation, and chemotherapies.

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Lung Cancer Treatment Options

Target-directed therapy can help ensure you get the best treatment for your condition after lung cancer has been diagnosed, typed and classified.

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Lung Cancer Diagnosis and Classification

Learn more about the tests and procedures used to diagnose and classify lung cancer.

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Lung Cancer Causes, Screening, Diagnostics

Lung cancer is the most common cancer in the world. Here's what you should know about the causes, screening options, and how lung cancer is diagnosed.

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Can the Body Learn to Do With Less Sleep?

With the fast pace of life cutting into sleep time, can you train your body to need less sleep?

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Medical Marijuana Benefits Overstated: Studies

Marijuana studies suggest medical benefits might be overstated and lung damage can’t be ignored.

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A Guide to Sleep Testing

Are sleep questionnaires and home sleep tests good at diagnosing sleep disorders like sleep apnea?

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Latest Guidelines for Asthma in Pregnancy

If you have asthma before pregnancy, or if it develops in pregnancy, can you take your medications?

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What You Should Know About the Pneumococcal Vaccine

Parents and seniors are likely familiar with Pneumovax23. What do you know about the new Prevnar13?