Just because something is a common belief doesn’t make it true. A lot of things you have probably heard about your vision turn out to be false. Here are five common myths that have no basis in science
Shoulder Arthritis: What It Is and How It’s Treated
Do you have shoulder pain that never seems to go away? Hampton Roads Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine treats shoulder arthritis. Call 873.1554
How to Keep Your Foot Safe During a Pedicure
Is pedicure safety really something you need to be aware of? It is. Because if you don’t watch it, you …
What Exactly Is An MRI?
Diagnostic imaging scans can be foreign and often not concerning for the everyday patient until their doctor recommends a scan. We understand that MRI scans can be intimidating when a physician initially recommends one. Our team at Carlsbad Open MRI is here to give you the rundown on MRI’s and
Back Pain Tips from a Physical Therapist
Matthew Randall, PT, DPT, discusses low back pain and some of its causes. Physical therapists examine and evaluate a person thoroughly to determine the cause...
Male Plastic Surgery Trends
Male plastic surgery trends favor natural, subtle results. This is not surprising since men are less comfortable talking about their surgical enhancements compared to women, as suggested by leading Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Tarick Smiley Dr. Smiley has cited a recent survey conducted by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons showing the most popular male plastic surgery trends and procedures. (The list is in no particular order.) Breast reduction Facelift About 27,760 male breast reduction surgeries were performed in 2016, a 36 percent increase compared to 2000. This procedure involves the removal of excess tissue beneath the areola, which causes it to appear puffy For most patients, breast reduction results in inconspicuous scar at the…
Chris Christie Blasted On Radio Show: Take Your 'Fat Ass' To a Different Beach!
Chris Christie got told to take "fat ass" to a beach where everyone was allowed.
Drs. Exclusive: Meet the Toddler with the Rare "Hulk"...
In a Doctors’ exclusive, Joni shares how her daughter is dealing with a rare gene mutation, which only affects 200 people worldwide, and has caused...
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…
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.