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What is Internal Medicine?
Internal medicine requires a doctor to be able to treat a wide range of adult patients in a compassionate and understanding way. They use the...
Aquatic physical therapy
Aquatic physical therapy at St. Joseph’s/Candler is rehabilitation, prevention and wellness for a wide array of patients in a safe aquatic environment.
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...
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.
Communication during an emergency: What the dialysis community needs to know
Part of emergency preparedness for dialysis patients and professionals is being able to communicate effectively during a disaster
Tips for Better Health Care
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.
Extreme swimmers and divers face challenges different than pool swimmers. At the International Extreme Sports Medicine Congress, orthopedic surgeons discussed tips to avoid injuries in swimming and diving.“Swimming is something we all do, it looks like a lot of fun,” Thomas R. Hackett, MD, said during his presentation. “What’s the difference between ... swimming and
What Is Major Depression?
Major depression makes it difficult to function on a daily basis. Learn about major depression symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment at EverydayHealth.com.
How smoking harms your vision, and why quitting will boost your eye health.
Did you know that smoking cigarettes causes eye diseases and vision loss?