HimanshuCSD Archive

Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy may be getting all the attention as the preferred way to screen for colon cancer, but a tried-and-true method that doesn’t require a hospital visit (or as
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Self-medication with antibiotics

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are a danger to us all because they cause infections that are difficult to treat.If we take antibiotics repeatedly and improperly, we contribute to the increase
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Cancer Screening

Checking for cancer (or for conditions that may become cancer) in people who have no symptoms is called screening. Screening can help doctors find and treat several types
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Too Much Medicine?

It’s a public health conundrum: Current screening guidelines lead to an overdiagnosis of diseases like cancer, which results in overtreatment for ailments that might never seriously impact a
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