When Can Kids Start Safely Using Adult Medicine?

When Can Kids Start Safely Using Adult Medicine?

Headaches, fevers and allergies – oh my! Little kids’ symptoms can sometimes feel very big, but when is it appropriate for a child to start taking the grown-up version of common medicines?  Jericho Bell, MD, St. Dominic’s pediatrician, provides answers to parents’...
What You Should Know About the Signs of Colorectal Cancer

What You Should Know About the Signs of Colorectal Cancer

Each year, thousands of Americans are diagnosed with either colon cancer or rectal cancer, which are collectively known as “colorectal cancer.” Because these cancers are most effectively treated in early stages, it’s important to know the signs of colorectal cancer....
Are At-Home Colorectal Cancer Screenings Effective?

Are At-Home Colorectal Cancer Screenings Effective?

More than 100,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. each year, making it one of the most common forms of cancer. But while the condition is common, it’s also very preventable and treatable when detected early through colorectal cancer...