The 10 Things You Need To Know About Cataract Surgery
It's more common, simpler and cheaper than ever. Is it right for you?
Tips for Managing Diabetes
While diabetes is a serious condition, it is manageable — especially if diagnosed early. Here are tips for managing it in daily life.
10 Cancer Symptoms Most People Ignore
And why so many people blow them off instead of heading to the doctor.
Running 101: How To Select The Best Pair Of Running Shoes
Whether you’re an Olympic athlete or a periodic pavement pounder, happy feet can make all the difference.
What is a Female Condom and How Does it Work
What is a female condom? How do female condoms work to prevent pregnancy and STDs? Learn all about female condoms — also called internal condoms — in this vi...
How Long Is a Cold or Flu Contagious?
Learn how cold and flu viruses spread, find out when to seek medical care for influenza or a cold, and discover the contagious period for the flu and common cold.
How Cost Effective is LASIK Surgery?
Baton Rouge LASIK surgeons explore the cost effectiveness of LASIK for Baton Rouge patients.
What You Need to Know Today for Breast Health
Patients come to me every day asking what they can do to decrease their risk of getting breast cancer. They keep up with regular screenings (including br...
How Nicotine Sabotages Plastic Surgery
Having plastic surgery? Then your plastic surgeon probably told you not to smoke. That’s good advice. But that doesn’t mean you can reach for a substitute. Nicotine wears several masks that may seem seductively harmless, but don’t let them fool you!
The Modern Male Rhytidectomy: Lessons Learned : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Background: Cosmetic surgery among male patients has become increasingly popular. The face-lift technique is different in male patients, specifically regarding preservation of hair follicles, restoration of a youthful and well appearance, and reduction of the risk of hematoma. Methods: A retrosp...