3 Tips to Aid Your Recovery from Lower Back Surgery
Small changes can make a big difference when it comes to recovering from lower back surgery.
Video: Three Tips For Buying Running Shoes
Here are three things to know before you buy your next pair of shoes.
Everyone should cook with MSG, says food scientist
"I like to encourage my kids to eat a little healthier, so I'll sprinkle a little 'supersalt' in there. That stuff is really powerful."
Montgomery burn victim walking again with new prostheses
A Montgomery burn victim who lived to tell her story now has a new lease on life.
Health Tips from Dr. Kjaer
A selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos recommended by Family Chiropractor
8 tips for buying shoes that are good to your feet
Published Mar 5, 2017 at 7:00 am (Updated Feb 27, 2017) Photos Buying the right shoes is an investment in foot health. But how do you find ones that fit properly and provide adequate support Start with your own feet, and look at what's already in your closet. Stand barefoot on a piece of paper or cardboard, and trace the shape of each foot. Now take your shoes, one by one, and place them on top of the drawing. If you're like most people, your "comfortable" shoes will closely match the outline of your own feet. Identify the shoes that cause pain. If you're a woman, most of these will be shoes with narrow toes or high heels. Check to see if the toe of the shoe is narrower or shorter than your…
Do occupational factors affect reproductive health and chronic disease risk for nurses?
A prospective study of more than 20,000 nurses aged 20-45 years, 88 percent of whom had worked night shifts, reported their most common health issues, disease history, reproductive experiences, occupational exposures, and other lifestyle- and work-related factors.
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...
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…
Pediatric Orthotics and Prosthetics
With a well-fitted prosthesis or orthosis, a child will run, play, and explore. At BioTech, we create the most compatible device possible for each child.