Kidney stones and calcium

Kidney stones and calcium

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have trouble with kidney stones and recently found out they are calcium oxalate stones. While I have stopped consuming all dairy p...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Allergic to cats?

Allergic to cats?

PHILADELPHIA — Any cat lover who has watched an allergic friend react to a beloved pet knows the dark powers that lurk in that luxurious feline ...

July 10th, 2021 |  


Avoiding burnout in daily life

Avoiding burnout in daily life

Do you ever feel your life is going in a dead-end circle? You get up each day doing a routine that requires you to push faster and harder.The only pro...

July 7th, 2021 |  



Debunking common myths about addiction

Debunking common myths about addiction

Addiction is more than a national epidemic. It has far-reaching effects on individuals, families, and communities in Allen County. According to the Oh...

July 3rd, 2021 |  


Q & A: Preventing kidney stones

Q & A: Preventing kidney stones

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My father has had dozens of kidney stones in recent years. I have had a kidney stone once. Are kidney stones genetic? I’m wond...

June 30th, 2021 |  


Lost sleep because of the pandemic?

Lost sleep because of the pandemic?

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – As the country emerges from the pandemic, South Florida doctors say they are flooded with patients who are battling slee...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


LGBTQ? Tell your doctor

LGBTQ? Tell your doctor

LGBTQ Pride Month is celebrated each June to commemorate the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or gender nonconforming people hav...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


Blurry vision as you age

Blurry vision as you age

Are you over 40 and suddenly feel like your straining to read things right in front of your face? Eye experts at Mayo Clinic say it’s actually a...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


For caffeine drinkers having surgery:

For caffeine drinkers having surgery:

Given that 90% of adults are caffeine users, you’d think that hospitals might consider what those orders not to eat or drink before and after su...

June 16th, 2021 |  


Ouch! Needle-phobic people scarred by so many images of COVID shots

Ouch! Needle-phobic people scarred by so many images of COVID shots

Each night it’s the same. Story after story on the TV news is about the COVID vaccination effort, and they are all illustrated with footage of n...

March 13th, 2021 |