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What Do Dog Saliva and Your Car Have in Common? And What Does This Have To Do With Quitting Smoking?

Dr. Judson Brewer | Posted 06.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judson Brewer

A Russian scientist, Ivan Pavlov, is famous for studying this phenomenon back in the early 20th century using dogs. But what does this have to do with your car?

Treatment for Social Anxiety

Morty Lefkoe | Posted 08.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Morty Lefkoe

If you feel emotional discomfort about social situations, interactions with others, or being evaluated or judged by others, you may have "social anxiety" -- a problem shared by almost 20 million others in the United States.

HuffPost Review: The Joneses

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

When I think about the dark arts, I don't imagine the hocus-pocus world of Harry Potter -- I think about marketing. So the world envisioned in The Joneses is entirely plausible - and often very funny.

The Government Is Trying To Control My Breasts

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Last Monday a government task force came out with an opposition to the American Cancer Society's long-standing position that women in their 40's shoul...

What Is A Nuclear Medicine Examination?

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

There are no major aftereffects of a nuclear medicine examination. Rarely, localized pain or a bruise may occur at the site of injection. As can occur with any needle stick.

How MRI is Being Used to Identify Early Signs of Osteoarthritis

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Osteoarthritis is a major health and economic concern, with costs in the US of at least $15.5 billion per year. Worldwide, osteoarthritis has a greater impact on health than diabetes, asthma or HIV.

Another Ultrasound Example -- Diagnosing and Treating a Common Condition in Runners

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

A condition that many runners seek treatment for is associated with a painful bump on the back of the heel, caused by the back of the shoe consistently rubbing against the heel.

New Tunes On Monday: Woodstock, Woodstock Two, The Woodstock Experience, Woodstock the DVD, Woodstock the Website...

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Well, it's that time again: Woodstock Fever has arrived (beads and headbands optional) to remind us there actually was music made before American Idol.