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Dr. Amber Robins is a board-certified family medicine doctor and graduate of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. She currently is the Health and Media fellow at Georgetown University and PBS News Hour. She is the author of "The Write Prescription: Finding the 'Right' Spiritual Dosage to Overcome Any Obstacle" with her own website and blog at www.DrAmberRobins.com.
Many children with FASD go through multiple misdiagnoses and many don’t ever get diagnosed.
It’s easy for politics to dominate our news feeds these days. But there are many important stories in the health and medical communities, too. Here’s what we’re reading now.
With spring comes sinus infections. And many questions from my patients about how to best to treat them.
It's easy for politics to dominate our news feeds these days. But there are many important stories in the health and medical communities, too. Here's what we're reading now.
The exam confirmed his good physical and cognitive health, the White House physician said, while revealing areas, such as his diet, that need improvement.
Endometrial cancer, a common form of uterine cancer, has an 80 percent rate of survival over a five-year period in most women diagnosed at age 60 and above. But African American women are more likely to have a more aggressive…
A doctor working in the Appalachian foothills watches a town and its newborns on the brink of a public health epidemic.
Similar to a doctor’s physical exam, the BiliScreen app examines the eyes for a yellowish hue called jaundice, a symptom of improper pancreas and liver function.
On March 18, the California Department of Public Health first announced an outbreak of the Hepatitis A virus. Seven months later on Oct. 13, California Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency. Reported cases of Hepatitis A had more…
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