By managing pain and symptoms, many people with osteoarthritis can continue to exercise and enjoy sports. Seeking treatment early can help.
A Mass General rheumatologist says medications like acetaminophen as well as resting the joints can help patients with hand osteoarthritis.
Psychologist Ellen Braaten, PhD, from Mass General’s Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds, offers parents advice on how to both recognize generalized anxiety disorder in their children and seek the best treatment.
An expert in injury prevention at MassGeneral Hospital for Children shares tips on how to prevent children from suffering accidental falls from windows.
A Mass General expert in child and adolescent psychiatry offers advice on how parents and caregivers can help their kids make some sense of mass shootings and put such tragedies into perspective.
A fitness expert shares some ways to use exercise to improve posture and correct the effects that slumping and hunching over electronic devices can have on your body.
A Mass General expert shares mind-body medicine tips for meditation and practicing mindfulness to help patients better manage chronic pain.
A Mass General fitness expert suggests doing a body tune-up to prevent injuries before heading out to enjoy favorite summer sports.
Arianne “Shadi” Kourosh, MD, MPH, of the Mass General Department of Dermatology, says choosing the right sunscreen can help to reduce the risk of skin cancer and early signs of aging.
A MassGeneral Hospital for Children physician and tobacco researcher warns that, while e-cigarettes contain fewer toxic chemicals than regular cigarettes, they still contain harmful compounds and are addictive.