Christine R. Maldonado PhD


Scoliosis In Adults

Top of the pageScoliosis In AdultsTopic OverviewScoliosis is a problem with the curve in your spine. Many people have some curve in their spine. But a few people have spines that make a large curve from side to side in the shape of the letter “S” or the...

Scoliosis In Adults

Top of the pageScoliosis In AdultsTopic OverviewScoliosis is a problem with the curve in your spine. Many people have some curve in their spine. But a few people have spines that make a large curve from side to side in the shape of the letter “S” or the...

Quitting Smoking and Avoiding Smoke During Pregnancy

Top of the pageQuitting Smoking and Avoiding Smoke During PregnancyTopic OverviewWhen you’re pregnant, everything you put in your body can affect your baby. If you smoke, your baby is exposed to chemicals such as nicotine and carbon monoxide.If you’re a...

Quitting Smoking and Avoiding Smoke During Pregnancy

Top of the pageQuitting Smoking and Avoiding Smoke During PregnancyTopic OverviewWhen you’re pregnant, everything you put in your body can affect your baby. If you smoke, your baby is exposed to chemicals such as nicotine and carbon monoxide.If you’re a...

Bipolar Disorder: Manic Episodes

Top of the pageBipolar Disorder: Manic EpisodesTopic OverviewSome mood disorders are characterized by manic episodes, periods of abnormally high energy. Behavior may be diagnosed as a manic episode if:An abnormal and continuously elevated (happy or energetic) mood or...