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Diseases & Conditions

Answers to Your Questions on Pelvic Floor Conditions

By on 03/14/2018
Millions of people experience pelvic pain, pelvic conditions or incontinence at some time in their lives. Get answers from our March 22, 2018 chat.
Diseases & Conditions

What We Can Learn from Kevin Smith’s Heart Attack

By on 03/08/2018
The actor and director experienced what is called a "widow-maker," a heart attack that is often fatal. Einstein cardiologist Jon C. George, MD, explains.
Diseases & Conditions

Do You Know How to Preserve Your Eyesight?

By on 03/01/2018
Can you harm your vision by sitting too close to the TV? Who is at risk for cataracts? Find the answers by taking this quiz.
Diseases & Conditions

Stroke Symptoms Women Shouldn’t Ignore

By on 02/26/2018
If you notice these symptoms, it may mean someone is having a stroke.
Diseases & Conditions

What Do You Know About the Common Cold?

By on 02/20/2018
Take this quiz and find out how much you know.
Diseases & Conditions

Will You Get Cervical Cancer If You Have HPV?

By on 01/22/2018
How to separate fact from fiction when it comes to your cervical health. Take this quiz.
Diseases & Conditions

One Man’s Christmas Gift: Good Health After Gastric Bypass Surgery

By on 12/21/2017
“I am so big on life,” says Robert Marston. “I have a whole new life ahead of me."
Diseases & Conditions

Einstein Cardiologist First in the City to Use New Cardiac Monitor

By on 12/21/2017
The tiny cardiac monitor is implanted in a procedure that is brief and minimally invasive.
Diseases & Conditions

Take the Kidney Stone Quiz

By on 11/27/2017
Kidney stones are one of the most common problems of the urinary tract—and one of the most painful disorders. How much do you know?
Diseases & Conditions

Holiday Dietary Tips for People with Diabetes

By on 11/15/2017
Einstein Registered Dietitian/Diabetes Educator Jacki Dwyer, RDN, MS, CDE, offers handy tips and advice.