Mount Sinai InfographicsMount Sinai has galvanized the educational experience for patients by creating impactful infographics. These powerful digital tools provide numerous insights into specific diseases, procedures and hot healthcare topics. Our goal is to translate complex healthcare information into simplified graphical snapshots that will leave you with a better understanding of how a disease can occur, be treated and possibly even prevented. Please share them with your family members and friends and follow us on Twitter: @MountSinaiNYC.
Melanoma Skin Cancer
It is estimated that 75,000 new cases of melanoma are diagnosed in the U.S. each year. Learn about the risk factors, symptoms, and treatments for this dangerous form of skin cancer.
About one million people worldwide suffer from sarcoidosis, an inflammatory disease that can form nodules in multiple organs, especially the lungs. Learn about its symptoms, diagnosis and treatments.
The Top 5 Most Common Sports Injuries
Mount Sinai’s Sports Medicine Service presents a snapshot of the five most common injuries affecting the knee, shoulder and hip. Discover the effective RICE treatment method and other therapies to help the healing process.
More than 102,000 cases of colon cancer arise each year, but it is one of the most preventable and treatable forms of cancer. Learn more about its symptoms, treatments, and prevention measures.
Facts about the Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
The Hess Center for Science and Medicine brings together experts across disciplines in one state-of-the-art facility – a union of talent and technology designed to advance Mount Sinai's fight against the world's most challenging diseases.
The Lowdown on Lung Cancer
Lung cancer is the No. 1 cancer killer, and cause of death for 450 people each day in the U.S. Discover facts, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and reasons to be optimistic about the detection and minimally invasive treatments for it.
¿Ya Ha Recibido Su Vacuna Contra La Influenza?
¡DESELA HOY! Una vacuna anual contra la influenza estacional es la mejor manera de reducir las probabilidades de contraer la influenza y de contagiar a otros.
Low Back Pain with Sciatica
Low back pain with sciatica is among the most common medical conditions. Learn more about the causes, warning signs, some prevention tips and the most effective treatment options.
Coronary Heart Disease - Also Known as Coronary Artery Disease - Causes, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatments
Discover fast facts about Coronary Heart Disease – the causes, symptoms, treatments and tips on how you can prevent it.
All About Headaches: From Everyday to Migraine Pain - Plus Easy Treatments
Find out fast facts about all types of headaches, ranging from cluster and chronic through migraine and sinus, and simple remedies for relief.
The Need-to-Know About Breast Cancer
One out of every eight women develops breast cancer at some point of her life. This disease is the second leading cause of cancer death among women, but early detection and screening can save lives.