A Personal Approach to Medicine
July 5, 2017
What is Personalized Medicine? Targeting a Patient's Needs
It’s a familiar scenario: your new prescription just doesn’t seem to be working for you. Maybe the side effects are overwhelming, or you’re simply feeling no relief? What do you do? Personalized medicine may be just what the doctor ordered. Personalized medicine relies on specific tests to determine individual’s response to certain medications. Targeted treatment based on personalized medicine, especially for cancer patients, is gaining momentum in hospitals around the country. Dr. Jay Wohlgemuth of Quest Diagnostics, the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services, joins us to discuss this revolutionary approach to medicine, which holds a promising future.
Chef Stuart O’Keeffe is back to create delicious homemade salad dressings in mason jars with a special ingredient: Star extra virgin olive oil and vinegar.
Today on The Balancing Act, we start out with a new social network available exclusively to college students. ePEERS is a safe, supportive social forum for college students. Find out why this new platform is helping students from around the country connect peer-to-peer. ePEERS is a great resource for incoming freshmen—and any college student who […]
This simple, fresh salad dressing has a rich herb flavor punctuated with a peppery finish. Enjoy this recipe from Star Fine Foods!