Stress literally changes who we are. That’s why it’s key to understand how to bring calm into our lives, anticipate stressful triggers and, when possible, avoid them.
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in Tennessee. Dr. Phillip Burns offers 7 things women should know about breast cancer.
Prostate cancer is the third most common cause of cancer-related death in men, but when detected early, its survival rate is nearly 100%. Here are the signs you need a check-up.
People with asthma know how fast an attack can derail exercise. Check out the seven options below to get your heart rate up, build strength and help you develop resistance to asthma symptoms in the future.
If you’re suffering from a stuffy nose, constant sneezing and watery eyes that have lasted way longer than a typical cold, it could be allergies. Here’s what you need to know.
I was diagnosed with lupus when I was 11 years old and have been coping with it for the past 29 years. As a teen, I believed that my health depended solely on my prescribed medications. I didn’t realize the foods I put in my body could also have a significant effect.
Few things can ruin a camping trip like an encounter with a poisonous plant. As you take in Tennessee’s great outdoors this summer, be on the lookout for the ones most likely to cause painful problems.
As a runner, it’s incredibly important to take care of yourself from head to toe (literally!) by preventing and treating blisters with the right tools and techniques. Try these tips for avoiding painful blisters.
Did you know that sickle cell disease (SCD) is most prevalent in the African-American population?
As a doctor and a patient, I know simple prevention is quick, easy and saves lives. Let’s review essential health screenings for men.