While most hospitals have policies to prevent health care-associated infections, clinicians often fail to follow the guidelines established to prevent these infections.
To combat the rise of obesity in teens, physicians and other medical professionals have been promoting physical education and healthier diets for children. But for some teens, these are not enough.
In honor of National Healthy Weight Week, we spoke with Dr. Judith Korner, Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC, about how to determine if you are at a healthy weight and, if you’re overweight, what to do to get healthy.
Dr. Seth Feltheimer, an internist at CUMC, answers some common questions about the flu this season.
Winter is a time for falls, slips on icy streets, and other dangers that can be especially harmful for older adults.
A ColumbiaDoctors ER physician tells how she uses yoga techniques to help put patients at ease.