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August 1, 2022
Unexpected Distress Signals Sent from Your Heart
The symptoms of potential cardiovascular problems aren’t always obvious. Any change to your health should be examined by a doctor promptly.
July 12, 2022
Don’t Hit Snooze On Your Brain Health: How Sleep and Strokes Are Related
Poor sleep can put you at risk for stroke, and vice versa. Here’s what you need to know about how to keep your brain healthy and identify a sleep disorder.
June 21, 2022
When is Watchful Waiting Appropriate for Prostate Cancer Patients?
For some older patients with prostate cancer, active treatment isn’t always the best option for their health. Instead, watchful waiting could be the right choice.
June 15, 2022
Summer Safety Guide 2022: Tips for Keeping Mishaps at Bay as the
Weather Heats Up
Summer is the season of fun. Learn how to keep the good times rolling.
April 28, 2022
Laparoscopic vs. Robotic Surgery: What’s the Difference?
Small incisions allow for huge benefits. Learn how these two surgery techniques are similar and different and when they’re appropriate.
April 13, 2022
Facts and Myths About Organ Donation
Critically ill patients in need of an organ transplant are in a race against time, though many are not registered to donate due to fear of the unknown.
March 31, 2022
How Midwives Work Alongside Your OB/GYN and Primary Provider
When most people think about midwives, they think about labor and birth. However, their extensive training in gender-specific health care that goes far beyond pregnancy.
March 24, 2022
Preparing for a Colonoscopy: Managing Expectations and Easing Anxieties
The bottom line is that anxiety is natural, but there is no need to fear a colonoscopy. Screenings save lives.
January 18, 2022
What Is a Penile Implant and How Can It Treat Erectile Dysfunction?
Half of men over 40 experience erectile dysfunction—here’s one of the most effective and predictable treatment options.
December 8, 2021
How a Near-Fatal Heart Murmur Changed a Physician’s Outlook
Family medicine physician Dr. Neil Skolnik dismissed symptoms months before he discovered his own heart murmur using his stethoscope in his office. His surgery journey will forever change his perspective on life.
November 29, 2021
The Expected & Unexpected Symptoms of Lung Cancer You Need to Know
It’s a common misconception that lung cancer has definitive symptoms or “early signs,” when in reality, lung cancer is very sneaky.