Striking Differences between an Alcoholic and a Social Drinker
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | August 15, 2019
Striking Differences between an Alcoholic and a Social Drinker

Many people who drink alcohol can get a little defensive on those occasions— hopefully few and far between— when they may have ventured a drink or two too far. They will argue that straying occasionally doesn’t mean they have a “drinking problem.” They may very well be right. What is the difference between a social drinker and an alcoholic? Is…

Diagnosis and Treatment of Melanoma
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | May 31, 2019
Diagnosis and Treatment of Melanoma

Skin cancer, which is termed as melanoma, is a common type of cancer, especially in the United States. In fact, it is the fifth most common form of cancer.   The probable reason is that white Americans have less melanin or skin-coloring pigment that protect the skin from UV rays of the sun and thus they are at a higher…

What Are the Causes of Melanoma?
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | May 21, 2019
What Are the Causes of Melanoma?

Melanoma is defined as a serious type of skin cancer in which the skin color pigment or melanin-producing cells or melanocytes undergo mutation and become cancerous. Melanoma can be identified by the appearance of moles or colored patches on the body. Existing moles might also be melanoma and need to be regularly checked for their shape, size, and color to…

Functional Neurological Disorder—Can It Be Termed as a Disability?
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | May 13, 2019
Functional Neurological Disorder—Can It Be Termed as a Disability?

Neurological disorders are disorders that affect the brain, spine as well as the nerves which connect the brain with the spine and also branch out everywhere. There are close to six hundred different neurological diseases that can affect the human body. Most know about are common ones, such as Parkinson’s disease or multiple sclerosis (MS) or Alzheimer’s disease or epilepsy….

What Is Autism? Its Types, Causes, and Symptoms
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | April 30, 2019
What Is Autism? Its Types, Causes, and Symptoms

April has been designated as autism month in order to spread more awareness about autism spectrum disorder. Previously, this disorder did not get the attention it needed and was not given the importance it deserved in order to spread more awareness and information regarding it. Thankfully, now there is a lot more information available regarding this behavioral disorder.   What…