People sometimes assume that health care is only as good as the physician providing it. There are a few things, however, that patients can do to improve the quality of health care that they receive. Here are a few tips to ensure that you receive the best health care possible.
How MRI Works
An MRI scan is the best way to see inside the human body without cutting it open, but that may be little comfort to you when you're getting ready for the exam. Lying perfectly still on a tiny slab in a narrow hole, you might wonder what's happening to your body.
What is a Urethral Stricture?
In a recent episode of the Urology Care Podcast, Dr. Rajiv K Singal sat down with us for a chat about urethral stricture disease. Stricture (narrowing of the urethra) can happen at any point from the bladder to the tip of the penis. This narrowing restricts or slows the flow of urine in.
Top 10 Health Tips for Women
Want a cheat sheet for healthy living? Our expert serves up her top tips for a lifetime of wellness.
How A Northland Coalition Is Helping Seniors Stay Balanced
Here’s a sobering stat: one-third of seniors 65 and older fall every year . Everyone is susceptible to falls. People of all ages trip, stumble and bump
What to do if you lose a hearing aid
Losing a hearing aid can be stressful. If you lose one of your devices, keep a cool head and follow these tips to get back to hearing well as quickly as possible.
How to Prevent Injury While Golfing
Most golf injuries are the result of improper form or inadequate preparation. Make sure that you are protecting your joints each time you tee off by using these easy golf injury prevention tips.
Health Tip: Check for Skin Cancer
Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, but if caught early, it's often treatable. Performing a self-check can help identify any skin abnormalities quickly.
11 Triggers of Dry Eye, and What to Do About Them
Are your chronic eye symptoms due to dry eye syndrome? Here are some risk factors for dry eye, and what to do about them.
Why Do We Get Migraines?
Migraines are THE WORST! Why do we get them in the first place? Read More: Childhood adversities, including witnessing parental domestic violence, linked to ...