In a recent interview with Patricia Sheridan / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Dr. Travis Stork was asked to comment about the emphasis of preventative medicine in conjunction with a regular checkup, which many times is all about symptoms.  Dr. Stork had this to say: "That is the unfortunate reality of our current health care system,...

In the March 2013 Issue of Men's Health, Dr. Travis Stork's featured article: "Lean Belly Restaurant Rules" delivers 5 rules that are sure to keep the body lean and healthy while eating out.  Choose the healthier option and stay on target for the summer months!  Read the article: Lean Belly...

We know that community is important, especially when we are struggling to better understand a diagnosis.  Once considered a water cooler discussion or coffee break question, has now turned into a Google search.  Online Health communities are increasing and offering support for questions and concerns that are daunting in the...

Dr. Carl Hammerschlag, community psychiatrist and award winning speaker/author, wrote this blog and we wanted to share it with our readers.  A new study sponsored by the National Institute on Aging predicted that 15% of people over the age of 70 will get dementia (NEJM, April 4, 2013)....