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Slideshow: What Your Nails Say About Your Health
Subtle changes in the color or texture of your nails may be a sign of disease elsewhere in the body. WebMD shows you what secrets might be hiding at your fingertips.
Why Less Is Always More: Advice From A Plastic Surgeon
Take a tip from an expert. Dr. Dara Liotta has seen a lot of faces, and plenty of trends coming and going: when it comes to plastic surgery, less is more.
What's on your surgeon's playlist?
Some studies show that music is played up to 70-percent of the time in the operating room, and it is most often selected by the leading surgeon. It also appears to have benefits for everyone in the OR.
What is a nurse practitioner? Sue Carmody, ARNP, Stanwood.
What is a nurse practitioner? Sue Carmody, ARNP, explains the partnership between physician and practitioner and the ways their treatment is the same and dif...
What You Need to Know About Primary Care Physicians
If you haven't already, you will someday see a primary care doctor (PCP). It's practically unavoidable. The reason for this self-declared truth is ...
Driving advice from a trauma surgeon
If you are meeting me in a hospital, it is likely because you have been stabbed, shot, assaulted, or in a car accident.
Why concierge medicine will get bigger
By Retirement reporter If you’ve joined a concierge medical practice, recent trends in the worlds of health care and insurance may have you feeling good about your decision. If you haven’t signed up with one of these practices—also called “boutique,” “personalized” or “private-physician” practices—some of those same trends may lead you to consider it down the road Certainly, plenty of baby boomers have done the math and deemed the investment worthy. In the typical concierge experience, a primary-care doctor accepts insurance for routine services but also charges a non-reimbursable fee that pays for amenities like 24/7 access to the doctor, same-day appointments, longer appointment times and a greater degree of personalized attention. The annual fee for…
Men's Health and What You Need to Know
Men's Health and What You Need to Know - Though it is important for everyone to take steps towards a healthy lifestyle, men have additional risk factors that are important to consider. Take action to be healthy and encourage the men in your life to make their health a priority. Here are some simple things you can do every day to stay [...]
How to Get Rid of Old Prescription Drugs
Flushing drugs may contaminate water, and tossing them in the trash may not be any safer.