Dr. Susan Molchan

Prepare for surgery, heal faster

Judith Graham Reports for Kaiser Health News on new research revealing that older adults who prepare for surgery, heal faster and are discharged more quickly. They also are less likely to be...

Beware of medical advice from the mainstream media

Kevin Lomangino of Health News Review explains how you and the rest of America may end up duped by medical advice from the mainstream media. Even the medical correspondents in the big media outlets...

What should you do if you get the flu?

Most doctors and other health experts agree that the flu shot is worth it, particularly for children and older adults, who are at highest risk for complications if they get the flu. But, this flu...

Aging in place: Safety at home

Many people want to remain in their homes as they age, and there are an increasing number of resources and services to aid those who wish to “age in place.” For improved safety, you will likely...

For knee pain, avoid arthroscopic surgery

Kaiser Health News reports that international health experts and patients say that for knee pain its best to avoid arthroscopic surgery. According to the study published in BMJ, people with...