Cold and Flu Myths Debunked Dr. Aditi Nerurkar, the Medical Director of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s Cheng-Tsui Integrated Health Center. Debunks Cold & Flu Myths
Should We All Go Gluten-Free?There are many individuals out there who are grabbing on to gluten-free, hoping it’s the diet that’s going to solve whatever ails them, but in fact it ultimately could be doing them harm.
The Art of Letting GoPracticing meditation will help one to let go of the stress, become less defensive and experience more joy.
IBD: Know Your DiseaseDr. Adam Cheifetz wants patients to know that though Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and is a chronic disease, it is treatable.
Shedding Some Light on Seasonal Affective DisorderEach year millions of Americans contend with Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD, and the further north you live, the more likely you are to be affected.
Staying The Course: Mindfulness and Long-Term Weight ManagementLosing weight is hard. Keeping it off is even harder. Despite decades of advancement in our understanding of weight loss, scientists are still perplexed by how to sustain lost weight in the long-term
The Science Behind the Relaxation Response for IBD and IBSMind-body techniques such as yoga and meditation have been used to treat and prevent disease for thousands of years.
VIDEO: Rock Steady Boxing for Parkinson’s"The reason that it’s very easy to recommend physical exercise and Rock Steady Boxing is, whether or not it slows the progression, we know it improves your function now," says Dr. David Simon, Director of the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center.
VIDEO: Know Your Genetic Risk for CancerWorking with a genetic counselor helped Alana gain a sense of control over her hereditary risk of cancer. Dr. Nadine Tung helped Alana manage her inherited risk through expert guidance, proper screening and preventative surgeries.
VIDEO: Winter WellnessWinter has its challenges, especially when it comes to staying well. Learn how to prevent injuries, avoid the getting sick and reduce your stress, all from clinicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
BIDMC Team Brings Much-Needed Urologic Care to Cape VerdeSince 2010, a team of medical staff and interpreters from BIDMC has made yearly trips to Cape Verde to provide much-needed health care and health system improvements. One of their main areas of focus is urologic health.