Elizabeth T. Russo MD

Mediterranean Diet

What is the Mediterranean diet? The Mediterranean diet is a way of eating rather than a formal diet plan. It features foods eaten in Greece, Spain, southern Italy and France, and other countries that border the Mediterranean Sea. The Mediterranean diet emphasizes eating foods like fish, fruits, vegetables, beans…

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Discusses gastroesophageal reflux disease. Covers main symptom of heartburn, caused by stomach acid and juices flowing from the stomach back into the esophagus. Covers treatment with medicines and surgery. Offers tips on lifestyle changes to help manage GERD.

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)

Covers long-lasting skin problem which is also known as eczema or atopic eczema. Looks at symptoms like dry skin, itching, and a red, raised rash. Covers treatments including using moisturizing creams and medicines. Offers prevention tips.

Síntomas de trabajo de parto prematuro

Los síntomas de trabajo de parto prematuro podrían incluir: Cólicos leves o similares a los del período menstrual, con o sin diarrea. Una sensación de presión en la pelvis o en la parte inferior del abdomen. Un dolor persistente y sordo en la parte baja de la espalda, en la pelvis, en la parte inferior del abdomen o en…

Fractured Rib

Discusses symptoms of a fractured rib, such as pain and difficulty when breathing and pain around fractured area. Covers how fractured ribs are diagnosed. Looks at treatment choices. Offers home care tips to prevent pneumonia.