Atlanta, your health matters
Wouldn’t it be great to hear from medical experts on things related to your heart condition? Your diabetes? Your stress?
Now you can.
A weekly feature in the Better Health blog, “Doctor Is In” brings top specialists in your backyard to your cubicle.
In partnership with Emory University’s Woodruff Health Sciences Center and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta a seasoned physician each week will blog for ajc.com, keeping you informed of the things you might want to know to live a healthier life.
From sleeplessness to stroke, from erectile dysfunction to depression, the doctors will lead you to better choices for you and your loved ones. Help is only a double click away.
Feel free to submit your questions and comments. Hear what doctors have to say.
And, the doctor will now see you.
Doctor Is In: Columns
DOCTOR IS IN: Mindfulness meditation helps cancer patients and caregivers
Susan Bauer-Wu, PhD, RN, is an associate professor at Emory University’s Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing and a faculty member of Winship Cancer ...
DOCTOR IS IN: Treating broken bones in children
By Michael Schmitz, M.D., Chief of Orthopaedics, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Most broken bones (fractures) in children occur in the fall, when school ...
DOCTOR IS IN: Mindfulness with medications
By Sylvia E. Morris, MD, MPH
Clinical Instructor, Hospital Medicine Section, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Emory Healthcare
When it comes to taking medications for illnesses ...
DOCTOR IS IN: Keep kids safe during radiation procedures
By Kimberly Applegate, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.R.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta radiologist and Vice Chair of Quality and Safety, Department ...
DOCTOR IS IN: Domestic violence — stopping abuse and bringing awareness
BY MELISSA KOTTKE, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Emory University School of Medicine, Director of the Jane Fonda ...
DOCTOR IS IN: Know your child’s medicine
BY GARY FRANK, M.D.
Medical Director, Quality and Medical Management, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Drug reactions in children may be more common than ...
DOCTOR IS IN: Understanding risks and symptoms in ovarian cancer
BY SHARMILA MAKHIJA, MD
Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Cancer Scholar and Associate Professor, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, and Director ...
DOCTOR IS IN: All sports and energy drinks are not created equal
BY ROSHNI PATEL, M.D.
Associate Medical Director of Urgent Care Services at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston and Hughes Spalding. She is ...
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