Latest by Eli Hendel, M.D.
A persistent cough is no fun. Learn about the causes of cough and how to alleviate this annoyance.
Cigarettes that are branded as ‘natural’ may mislead smokers to believe that they are safer, when they actually carry many of the same risks as other products.
Many retail outlets, like chain pharmacies, now have walk-in health clinics to convince consumers that all of their needs can be handled at one location.
In baseball, home play assures the win, right? But jetlag can sometimes ruin it for the home team.
Gender plays an increasingly important role in COPD. Women are underdiagnosed and “hit harder.”
An ongoing longitudinal population survey indicates that there is a clear association between asthma and insomnia.
The term “barrel chest” has been used frequently in medical literature, typically to describe a finding during a physical examination. It is also a term used in text books and clinical papers describing an attribute that is suggestive of a clinical p...
If you smoke, you don’t want your spouse, child, close friends, or co-workers exposed to the dangers of the smoke produced when you light up. After all, this is your habit or addiction, not theirs. But did you know that not only can you expose your d...
Is there a real measurable benefit to napping? Here are some of the answers on the benefits (real and perceived) of different types of naps.
This specific type of asthma occurs in workers who spend significant amounts of time in the baking areas - exposed to flour dust.