What Causes High Blood Pressure?

Blood pressure is the force that’s exerted against the walls of your blood vessels as the heart beats to move blood around the body....

Why am I Always Tired?

Feeling tired some or all of the time is a common condition. In fact, it’s so common that some use the acronym: TATT, for...

So, I’m 40. Now What?

While our health is constantly evolving, the changes that occur in our 40s can be fairly significant and can happen relatively quickly. Consequently, as...

Can’t Get to a Clinic? Receive Care From the Comfort of...

Virtual visits offer face-to-face treatment for minor illnesses from your the convenience of your phone, tablet or computer. It’s officially springtime, which means you’re spending...

When to See a Neurology Doctor

A neurologist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating problems affecting the brain and nervous system. They have expertise in a wide...

The Differences Between Cold and Allergies

While colds and allergies share many symptoms and seem very much alike, they have different causes and different treatments. Consequently, being able to determine...

Can Allergies Cause Migraines?

If you have respiratory or food allergies and you get migraine headaches, you may start to wonder if there’s a connection between these conditions....

The Difference Between Headaches and Migraines

Virtually everyone feels pain or pressure in their head from time to time. Knowing whether what you’re experiencing is a typical headache or a...

Determination Fuels Recovery

It was Oldham County High School’s second game of the Kentucky High School State Softball Tournament. In the sixth inning, power hitter Allison Vialpando...

Emphysema vs. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the name for a group of lung conditions that includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis. People with COPD can...

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What is Palliative Care & How is it Different from Hospice?

  Palliative (pronounced pal-lee-uh-tiv) care is a specialized type of care provided to people with life-threatening illnesses. The World Health Organization (WHO) defines it as: “An...

Patient on a Healthier Path Following ‘Ping’ Intervention

A month without an emergency department visit is a good month indeed. And it’s been a good month for a Western Kentucky resident who went...

Baptist Health Physicians Named to Louisville Magazine’s Top Docs List

Baptist Health Medical Group physicians have been named to Louisville Magazine’s Top Docs 2019 list, featured in the magazine’s August issue. The doctors named to...