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How a Robot Made Medical History in Sacramento 30 Years Ago

How a Robot Made Medical History in Sacramento 30 Years Ago

In a worldwide medical first in 1992, “a 7-foot robot called ROBODOC with nerves of steel and hands more steady than a human surgeon” assisted doctors in Sacramento, Calif., in replacing a man’s hip with an artificial joint, news service United Press International...

Pediatrician’s Top Tips for a Healthy Start to the School Year

Pediatrician’s Top Tips for a Healthy Start to the School Year

The start of a new school year is a time to get organized, get active and have fun. Learn how to have a well-balanced school year. Whether your child is just starting kindergarten or simply moving up a grade, back-to-school is a great time to review your child’s...

Keeping Skin Safer During Last Days of Summer

Keeping Skin Safer During Last Days of Summer

Summer is in its final stretch and the outdoors beckon. As you savor those last laps in the pool or final flings of a frisbee, dermatologists remind us about the importance of skin protection. August is Summer Sun Safety Month, and clinical experts offer these tips to...

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