The Modern Male Rhytidectomy: Lessons Learned : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Background: Cosmetic surgery among male patients has become increasingly popular. The face-lift technique is different in male patients, specifically regarding preservation of hair follicles, restoration of a youthful and well appearance, and reduction of the risk of hematoma. Methods: A retrosp...
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...
How To Stop A Foot Cramp—Fast
You might be sitting at your desk, walking down the street, or—most likely—sound asleep when a foot cramp strikes. Whenever, wherever, there's only one reaction: Make it stop, now! Zoe Fackelman, a physical therapist in Canandaigua, NY, and Pamela Cole, a physical therapist in Hopkins, MN, will help you understand why foot cramps happen, what to do if you get one, and the best ways to prevent them from happening in the first place.
How Cost Effective is LASIK Surgery?
Baton Rouge LASIK surgeons explore the cost effectiveness of LASIK for Baton Rouge patients.
How To Stop Certain Age Related Muscle Loss
Researchers have concluded that progressive strength training can counteract age related muscular atrophy. Sarcopenia or age related muscular atrophy can start as early as age 20. The rate of sarcopenia accelerates as we age; and from
10 Reasons to Love Outdoor Showers
Keep summertime dirt and sand outside with a shower area that turns an everyday routine into an exhilarating experience
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.
Tips for Managing Diabetes
While diabetes is a serious condition, it is manageable — especially if diagnosed early. Here are tips for managing it in daily life.
Top 10 Things You Should Know About Cataracts
Baton Rouge cataract surgeons provide a detailed list of 10 things every patient should know about cataracts.
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…