Category Archives: National Features

Video: The Doc is In by Stanton-MD

Dogs can actually pick up and accurately diagnose COVID-19 through the sense of smell. In this “The Doc Is In” segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton tells us about companies that are out there right now, developing this technology potentially within hospitals and for screening for events, such as large gatherings at sports or other…MORE

Simple Pleasures

(SWNS)–Want to make someone’s day? It’s as simple as cake. One in five Americans named the dessert as their favorite simple pleasure. The study of 2,000 Americans revealed that while some love a tasty treat, others (19%) prefer piping hot tea —  the gossip kind. Americans have revealed the top 50 ‘simple pleasures’ in life –…MORE

Over Half of Americans Support Local Plastic Bag Ban

By Danielle Moore // SWNS–Over half of Americans (52%) support a plastic bag ban within their local communities, according to new research. A new survey of 2,000 nationally representative Americans revealed that 69% of those who currently live under a plastic bag ban support it, and 42% of those who don’t live under a ban…MORE

Video: The Doc is In by Stanton-MD

As we move forward through the COVID pandemic and the vaccine strategies, we currently have three that are approved with others in studies as well, but now we’re looking at vaccine application within pediatric populations. In this “The Doc Is In” segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, explains the process the vaccine is currently going…MORE

Americans Worry They’ve Lost This Skill

By Zoya Gervis // SWNS–As soon as it’s safe to get together with others, 38% of Americans are worried about one unexpected thing: being unable to make small talk. That’s according to a new poll of 2,002 Americans, which found 34% of respondents feel they’ve become more awkward due to being all cooped up in…MORE

Video: The Doc is In by Stanton-MD

So how have the steps for COVID impacted this flu season? The 2020-2021 flu season is going to be the lowest in recorded US flu history. In this “The Doc Is In” segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton looks at how the steps we have taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19, has literally stopped…MORE

Are You Embarrassed to Order Your Favorite Drink in Public?

by Victoria McNally/SWNS–The next time you get a chance to order a strawberry daiquiri out in public, don’t worry about what the bartender might think: according to new research, people who prefer fruity drinks are more fun. In an effort to explore the various stereotypes associated with different types of alcohol, a recent survey asked…MORE

Video: The Doc Is In by Stanton-MD

If you are pregnant, is getting the COVID-19 vaccine safe? In this “The Doc Is In” segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, answers that question and shares some light on some of the myths and facts circulating about the vaccine as it relates to pregnancy. “The Doc Is In” is produced for Everyday Medicine by…MORE

Video: The Doc is In by Stanton-MD

Many people enjoy a cup or two or more of coffee every single day. But did you know that the coffee you are drinking could be providing a little bit of a health benefit? In this “The Doc Is In” segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, looks at the many health benefits that a cup…MORE

Video: The Doc is In by Stanton-MD

If you are looking for the perfect Valentine’s day gift for the ones you love, how about making it something healthy? In this “The Doc Is In” segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, shares the healthy benefits of dark chocolate. So if you are looking for a gift that says love, how about one that…MORE