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Leg Swelling Causes and Concerns

Leg Swelling Causes and Concerns

By Bryan Carter, MPA-C, Phlebology-Surgery It’s all too common for many people to walk around daily unable to see their ankles, and yet, they don’t realize the seriousness of the bigger problem happening on the inside. Other individuals may be so affected by the swelling of their ankles and calves that …

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5 Reasons To Use In-Home Care

5 Reasons To Use In-Home Care

The physical and mental decline that comes with the aging process affects everyone in a different way. Some seniors find it particularly difficult to cope with the limitations of age. As a result, they may turn to denial and refuse assistance from loved ones. Services that provide in-home care staff offer …

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The Process of Root Canals Explained

The Process of Root Canals Explained

Root canals are often the one dental procedure that cannot defy its bad reputation, but you can rest assured that having a root canal procedure is just as simple a process as having a filling placed.   The common signs of needing a root canal are pain when eating or drinking something …

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Stress Incontinence Is Nothing To Sneeze At

Stress Incontinence

“Stress incontinence” is a reality for millions of women in America today. The “stress” is not emotional or mental pressures. Rather, it’s physical pressure put on the bladder that can cause urine leakage. Something as simple as a sneeze or a cough might trigger a leak. Standing up suddenly, lifting …

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Advances in Robotic Assisted Surgery What you should know about your options

Advances in Robotic Assisted Surgery

It may still sound a little futuristic to some, but more than 3 million people worldwide have had remarkable outcomes due to the advanced technology and sophistication of robotic-assisted surgery. In short, robotic surgery is a minimally invasive method that typically utilizes three small ports, as opposed to a full incision.  …

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Periodontal Disease And Diabetes Have Something In Common

Have Something In Common

In recent studies, it has been reported that almost 50% of the U.S. adult population has some form of periodontal disease.  That means one out of every two adults over the age of thirty is suffering from some form of gingival bacterial infection.  And depending on whether it is mild, moderate, …

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PARATHYROID 4D-CT AN ADVANCED TOOL FOR EARLY DETECTION

PARATHYROID 4D-CT

The parathyroid glands located in the neck are tiny, about the size of a grain of rice, and yet they have a big responsibility. They produce a hormone designed to regulate the balance of calcium necessary to support a host of functions, including blood pressure and clotting, strong bones and teeth, …

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INTRODUCING A SHORTER PATH TO BACK PAIN RELIEF – Transforaminal Interbody Fusion

INTRODUCING A SHORTER PATH TO BACK PAIN RELIEF

Patients with severe lower back or leg pain and dysfunction related to a pinched nerve caused by a degenerative spinal condition like spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis or a herniated disc have earnestly sought treatments to relieve pain and restore mobility. One method that has proven effective for many patients is a …

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Know the ABCs of Skin Cancer

Know the ABCs of Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer in the United States, and while some types of skin cancer can be easily treated, other types can be more dangerous. There are three main types of skin cancer — basal cell, squamous cell and melanoma. The type of …

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Childhood Obesity

Childhood Obesity

Being overweight can cause serious long-term health issues, but the statistics of childhood obesity are staggering.  More than 100 million children worldwide are considered obese, and in the United States, 1 out of 3 children are diagnosed as clinically overweight. Over the past few years, there has been nearly a 20% …

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decoding heart disease

decoding heart disease

Dr. Sivasekaran, MD There are many things that can affect your risk for developing heart disease. Three of them you cannot control—your age, your gender and your family history. However, there are several other things you can do to help you avoid a heart attack or stroke, such as maintaining …

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July is UV Safety Month – Summer is Here and so is the Risk of Sun Exposure!

Risk of Sun Exposure

By Thi Tran, DO and Joann Heim Warmer weather more often than not, means more time outdoors in the sun.  Although some exposure to sunlight can be enjoyable and beneficial, too much can be harmful. When you experience overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun, it can lead to a …

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CBD (Cannabidiol) Medical Marijuana without all the hassle or side-effects

CBD (Cannabidiol) Medical Marijuana without all the hassle or side-effects

Cannabidiol (CBD) is making headlines all over the world for its ability to treat and alleviate symptoms of numerous medical conditions effectively. There is a many reasons why hemp was the first crop to ever be cultivated over 10,000 years ago, and consumed by every culture, on every continent thru-out …

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Orthopedics and the Advantages of Stem Cell Therapy

Orthopedics and the Advantages of Stem Cell Therapy

Over 35 years ago, stem cells were studied for their positive regenerative effects at the University of Cambridge.  Since that time, stem cell regenerative medicine has come a long way with numerous research trials and studies that show the efficacious benefits to various age groups, and for many different medical issues. …

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Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Incontinence

Having an overactive bladder is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, nearly 15 percent of women are dealing with it on a chronic basis. As you may suspect, it is more prominent in women due to pregnancies, menopause, and the unique structure of the female urinary tract. Stress Urinary Incontinence …

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Millions of Satisfied Customers Worldwide Discover a Pain Relieving Device with Proven Results

Millions of Satisfied Customers Worldwide Discover

Coach Jimmy K Tired of weekly doctor’s visits and dealing with pain until your next appointment? Are you looking for a proven, natural, non-invasive and and drug-free alternative to aid with your health conditions? Look no further, a new holistic medical device is available to you at the Denas Pain …

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