About Us Programs & Services
Programs and Services A-Z
Patients & Families Find a Physician
Find a Physician
Classes & Events Health Library
Health Library
Health Library Home Page Health Library Home page
Thousands of articles on health conditions, tests and procedures including videos, animations, risk assessments, quizes and more...
Drug Search Drug Search
A comprehensive drug reference on 33,000 prescription medications, over-the-counter products, and nutraceuticals.
Adult Health Library Diseases and Conditions
From allergies to travel medicine, find detailed information on a wide range of health conditions, illnesses, and treatments.
Animations Tools and Multimedia
Animations, Videos, Calculators, Quizes and Risk Assessments
Tests & Procedures Tests & Procedures
Information on more than 370 topics, featuring illustrations designed to clarify complex anatomy and procedures.
Nutrition Facts Search
Enter a keyword or select a letter of the alphabet to find just what you are looking for plus a lot more.
Medical Staff Education & Research Careers
Today's Health News

View all articles

Health Tip: Soothing Bug Bites
Remedies to help fight the pain and itch

Health Tip: Working Out at Work
Suggestions to include fitness in your day

MERS Virus Found in Air in Camel Barn
Genetic analysis shows viral sample from barn matched strain found in barn owner and camel, study shows

Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease
Study findings may also help researchers test new ALS drugs, researchers suggest

Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too
Study found mothers who were taught stress-reduction skills had less depression, anxiety

Health Highlights: July 22, 2014

Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise
Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks

Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia
Suspect DNA often tied to neurological 'pathways' centered on brain cell communication, experts say

Technique Used in Some Hysterectomies May Help Spread Cancer: Study
Cutting uterus into smaller fragments for minimally invasive removal can disperse undetected malignancy

Obamacare Dealt Setback by Federal Appeals Court
Ruling invalidates subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website

Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots
Catheter-directed thrombolysis may carry higher risk of bleeding than conventional treatment, researchers say

Injuries on the Increase in High School Lacrosse, Study Shows
More than 22 percent of injuries are concussions, researchers call for better player protections

High-Salt Diets Could Double Risk of Heart Woes for Diabetics
Risk even greater for people whose diabetes isn't well-controlled, study finds

2 Courts, 2 Different Decisions on Key Obamacare Provision
Rulings conflict over subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website

Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids
Threat of respiratory disease may be up to 30 percent higher, study suggests

American Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations
'Emergency situation' could arise in weeks if shortages continue

Tips for Beating BBQ Burns
Seek immediate medical help for burns on the face, and large or deep burns

Keep Your Teens Safe on the Road This Summer
Parents should limit car use, point out unsafe driving behaviors, be a good role model, set 'carfews'

Best Physicians

Search by Name, Specialty, or City:


Meet Our New Physicians

• View all new physicians

• Advanced Physician Search

Our Physicians in the News

View all news stories

Search the Health Library

Visit the Health Library home page

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
More of the Best

BestCare

Best Care at Saint Francis

Healthy Living

healthy living

Innovation

Saint Francis Featured Service

News Room

Local Media Spotlight

Reading Room

  • View All Hospital Publications
    • BestCare Magazine
    • BestCare Chronicle
    • Saint Francis and Mount Sinai Annual Reports
    • Advertorials
    • Community Benefit and Needs Reports
    • Echos Magazine
Community
Corner
Community
Sponsorships
Stories
of Caregiving
Listen to
Our Patients
Go Mobile!
MyCare

QR Codestfranciscare.com mobile:
Scan this QR code with your mobile phone to go directly to our mobile optimized web site.

QR CodeMyCare service provides you with Web-based access to relevant portions of your medical records. Learn more...

For Health Professionals | Employees

 

Google+