The New Language of Addiction

Do you use these terms when talking about addiction: substance abuse, addict, alcoholic, drug addiction? Read the post and learn the changing language of addiction.

Zika Virus Disease

Have you seen Zika in the headlines lately? Check out the terms you need to know, and more, to help understand this emerging infectious disease. Click the link below.

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)

Have you noticed the medical term Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy or CTE used in the news recently? Learn more about the disease that affects some retired football players. Click the link below.


COVID-19 Review

COVID-19 and the Flu

Flu season is here! COVID-19 is still with us. Read the comparison chart of these two infectious res...

Terminology for COVID-19 Tests

COVID-19 test information is swirling about us. It's on TV, in newspapers, on social media, and in c...

Medical Terminology Crossword: Coronavirus, COVID-19

Our medical language is evolving as the COVID-19 pandemic plays out. For that reason, we are issuing...