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 to Eat After Oral or Maxillofacial Surgery
After oral or maxillofacial surgery, you won’t be able to eat certain foods for at least a few days.
Stroke Recovery: What to Expect
Published October 15, 2013 With so much left unknown about how the brain repairs itself after a stroke, it is hard to predict exactly how much a patient will recover. However, with the help of medical rehabilitation, post-stroke patients can achieve the best possible long-term outcome More than 700,000 people in the U.S. experience a stroke each year and 10 percent of them recover almost completely , 25 percent recover with minor impairments, 40 percent experience moderate to severe impairments and 10 percent require care at a long-term care facility. For all of these survivors, rehabilitation can substantially help them relearn skills such as talking, eating, dressing and walking, that were lost due to brain damage…
Did You Know? Urology 101
So your doctor told you to see a urologist and you said “OK”, all the while you are thinking “What is Urology? Urology is a branch of medicine that deals with health issues of the male and female urinary tract, and the male reproductive system.
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How to Stay on Top of Your Foot Health
Staying on top of your diabetes directly affects your foot health. Understand the warning signs and preventative measures to keep your feet in tip top shape!
Tips for Choosing a Dialysis Clinic
Print this handout Choosing a dialysis clinic is an important decision. If you are a new patient, traveling, or simply looking to transfer to new facility, this decision can seem overwhelming. You will need to consider many factors, including the location, distance from your home, schedule, quality-of-care, and much more. Here are some tips to help you choose a facility that is right for you.
Cataract Surgery After LASIK
Prior LASIK patients can have successful cataract surgery with preoperative planning for recommended IOLs and for best individual circumstances.
10 Things your Massage Therapist Wants you to Know.
Being an RMT (Registered Massage Therapist), you see all kinds of people, conditions and concerns. From routine, to severe, to weird, to even funny. In my practice, I’ve started to see some common r...
10 Tips for a Healthy Heart
Last updated: May 22, 2016 By Carolyn Sayre for Summit Medical Group Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the United States. However, many of these deaths can be prevented with the proper precautions. Seth Jawetz, MD, a cardiologist at the Live Well Heart Failure Clinic at Summit Medical Group, offers ten tips to keep your heart healthy 1. Understand your risk People who have high blood pressure or cholesterol, diabetes, are overweight, or have a history of smoking or cardiac conditions in their family are at an increased risk of developing heart disease. Men are more likely to develop cardiac issues after age 45, while the risk increases for women after menopause around age 55. Dr. Jawetz’s tip: “Discuss any individual risk factors with your primary…