The most common questions about Lasik eye surgery are, how much does it cost, does Lasik hurt, and does Lasik last forever? Since the Lasik eye surgery was approved by the FDA in 1996, a lot of improvements and advancements have occurred. Millions of Americans have benefited from Lasik and significantly improved their …
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Neck Lift Surgery—How to Achieve Optimal Results
One of the most common mistakes of inexperienced plastic surgeons performing facial rejuvenation surgery is ignoring or paying too little attention to the neck area. For a more balanced, youthful look it is a sacrosanct rule to create a neck that appears more toned and “smoother.” Oftentimes, neck lift surgery uses hidden incisions that run around the ears—which could be extended into the nape if there is some severe jowling and excess skin in the neck area—to hide scars Celebrity Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Karan Dhir says a good result from neck lift, or any form of facial rejuvenation procedure, is not just about achieving a “tighter” appearance. A more important goal, he adds, is to reshape and rejuvenate the neck area in a way that it looks natural, with no telltale…
Slideshow: 20 Foods That Can Save Your Heart
The top foods for heart health go beyond cholesterol busters to edamame, nuts, salmon, even coffee, in this list from WebMD. Cooking tips and pictures show how to work new foods into your diet.
What is a nurse practitioner? Sue Carmody, ARNP, Stanwood.
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Multiple Sclerosis Center
Sturdy Memorial Hospital is a locally controlled, non-profit acute care community hospital that is dedicated to providing a broad range of health care services to the residents of its communities. The Hospital's mission is to provide high quality care to the sick and injured, on both an inpatient and outpatient basis, without regard to race, creed, national origin, sex, or ability to pay.
Health Watch: Why Sleep Disorders Can Be Problematic
Many people – both adults and children – suffer from sleep disorders, but don’t even realize it. However, if undiagnosed or untreated, sleep disorders can lead to serious health problems like heart disease, depression or diabetes. It can also make any preexisting psychological condition worse.
Sleep and Aging: Why Can't We Stay Asleep As We Get Older?
In a National Sleep Foundation survey of adults aged 55 and older, one-third of people aged 55-64 and one quarter of people aged 65-84 reported that their sleep
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…