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How Being a Weekend Warrior Can Lead to Injuries

July 21st, 2017|

Many of us are guilty of squeezing too many physical activities and recreational sports into the weekend to make up for our sedentary lifestyles during

The Keck Effect: More Movement

July 21st, 2017|

Before comprehensive spinal surgery, Len Newcomb had lost all mobility in his legs. But with the help of our doctors, now he’s walking tall.
Heavy lifting,

Ask the Expert: Questions for Your Plastic Surgeon

July 20th, 2017|

The best patient is an educated patient. Take control of your health by knowing what to expect from your doctor and your surgery.
Asking the right

Can Tanning Beds Give You Tumors?

July 20th, 2017|

That golden summer glow might seem attractive, but is it really worth increasing your risk for melanoma, the deadliest of all skin cancers?
The research is

Is it Hemorrhoids or Colon Cancer?

July 20th, 2017|

Although hemorrhoids and colon cancer are two very different conditions, they can share similar symptoms. This guide will help you learn about the different signs.
Noticing

Got a Headache? Read This Before You Reach for That Painkiller

July 20th, 2017|

Not all headaches are created equal. Learning what’s behind yours is the first step to easing the pain.
Headaches come in all shapes and sizes. When

The Keck Effect: More Stamina

July 20th, 2017|

Stacy Kinsel was in a meeting with clients one day in 1999 when she suddenly experienced extreme numbness in her legs and feet.
A forensic accountant

Do You Have High Blood Pressure? Here’s What You Need to Know

July 20th, 2017|

High blood pressure does not have obvious symptoms but can lead to major health problems.
As high blood pressure, or hypertension, is not only incredibly prevalent

Is Dementia Preventable?

July 20th, 2017|

Experts say that one-third of the world’s dementia cases could be prevented by managing lifestyle factors such as hearing loss, hypertension and depression.
This remarkable fact was