January 2017

Keep that New Year's resolution

Each January, roughly one in three Americans resolve to lose weight. The fact that losing weight is perennially among ...

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December 2016

2017 Wish Book focuses on pediatric patients

Yale New Haven's Wish Book is a gift list focusing on the needs of our youngest patients — those being treated at ...

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November 2016

Do you have COPD?

Several types of lung diseases or chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD) make breathing difficult ...

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September 2016

Attention, men! Free prostate cancer screening

More than 180,000 men in the U.S. will get prostate cancer in 2016. Prostate cancer in the early stages has few or no symptoms ...

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peripheral vascular disease

August 2016

Are you at risk for peripheral vascular disease?

Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) is a slow and progressive circulation disorder caused by narrowing, blockage, or spasms in a blood vessel ...

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July 2016

What are the signs of a concussion?

Sometimes called a mild traumatic brain injury, a concussion is caused by a blow or a jolt to the head. Children and young adults ...

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