Monthly Archives: February 2012

How can I prevent winter sports injuries?

For advice, we turned to an expert in sports injuries, Dr. Karen Sutton, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at Yale School of Medicine.  Dr. Sutton writes: “If you are hoping to get out and hit the slopes, shoot some … Continue reading

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Do I need to worry about sun exposure in the winter?

The calendar may say it’s winter, but that doesn’t mean you can let your guard down and forget about protecting yourself from the sun. The sun’s ultraviolet rays are the leading cause of skin cancer. Winter months can be dangerous, … Continue reading

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About “Ask Yale Medicine and Yale Cancer Center”

Welcome. This blog is your opportunity to ask questions of the physicians of Yale School of Medicine and Yale Cancer Center. While it is no substitute for a professional diagnosis, and people must always consult with their personal physicians to … Continue reading

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