Dietary fiber (or roughage) is the undigestible portion of plants. Fiber is usually found in the seeds, fruits, roots, stems, flowers and leaves of plants.
Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition which affects approximately 7.5 million people in the United States alone. The condition affects the skin, nails, and joints and is caused by specific changes in the immune system.
Resources including articles, blog posts and videos focused on menopause and perimenopause
Resources for patients about osteoporosis, diet, calcium intake and more.
Dr. Patricia Gunter, ADC Menopause specialist answers questions about perimenopause. Perimenopause is the time “around” menopause. It begins in the late reproductive years when women begin having irregular menses and lasts until 1 year after the final menstrual period. Since the average age of menopause is 51, it can start as early as the late 30’s.
When you’re expecting, regular prenatal visits can ensure your pregnancy is progressing as it should and that your growing little one is developing as appropriate so you can welcome him or her in nine months.
Video Zika virus and travel
The WHO recently declared the Zika virus a health emergency. ADC Travel Clinic nurse Crystal Cherico shares precautions for travelers and pregnant women.
This shredded Brussels sprouts healthy side dish is a delicious option for people who wish to have a low calorie, vegetarian option. It the perfect recipe for patients on our HRM weight management program or anyone who wants a cold or hot healthy side that is great for dinner, lunch or on its own.
This chocolate shake recipe is delicious, easy to make and nutritious. The addition of spinach in this recipe gives it an extra nutrient punch and using frozen fruits and veggies makes it a convenient snack or meal replacement.
ADC dermatologist, Dr. Melody Vander Straten shares why dry skin happens and what you can do to prevent and protect your skin during the winter months.
Dr. Todd Sheer, ADC gastroenterologist and hepatologist , answers some basic questions about hepatology and what these physicians diagnose and treat.
Dr. Chris Parker, rheumatologist with ADC, says that a forecast predicting lots of sun and warm weather is great for patients with osteoporosis.
The Austin Diagnostic Clinic Allergy and Asthma experts bring you an Austin Allergy calendar to help you prepare for seasonal allergies – year-round
The pink pill Addyi (pronounced add-ee) was rejected by the FDA twice due to lack of proven effectiveness. The FDA approval of Addyi this week is attributed to the influence of public organizations advocating gender equality in treatment of sexual disorders.
One of the most common questions women have is about loss of libido as they age. If you have experienced loss of desire for sex, you are not alone. Many woman feel confused and distressed by a loss of sexual urges.