Tag - Family Medicine

Medical Minute: Sugar on cells may help treat ailments

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses how the sugar coating on our cells is leading scientists to develop technologies...

Medical Minute: copper build up and diabetes

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses the role of copper build up in the bodies of people living with diabetes. The...

Medical Minute discusses new treatment for Pneumonia

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses a new treatment option in development for people battling Pneumonia. The Medical...

Medical Minute discusses cancer vaccines

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses how better targeting certain T-Cells may be the key to optimizing the...

Medical Minute discusses bones and gravity

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses how and why the force of gravity and physical activity put on our bones helps...

Medical Minute discusses hypertension in women

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses a new treatment target for women with hypertension whose cardiovascular systems...

Medical Minute discusses cancer and psoriasis

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses a cancer treatment that may also prove to be an effective therapy for psoriasis...

Medical Minute discusses new cancer treatment

In this week’s Medical Minute, Dr. Joseph Hobbs, chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, discusses a new method for treating some cancers that involves injecting a drug directly...

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