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How to Prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome at Work

If you type frequently or use other repetitive motions with your hands at work, you could be at a high risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome. Do you know the warning signs? Learn more about how to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome at work.

Jun 18th, 2020
Living with Scoliosis

Approximately 3 million Americans receive a scoliosis diagnosis each year. Whether you learn you have scoliosis as a child or an adult, you can take steps to manage your condition. Keep reading to learn more.

May 11th, 2020
Healing from a Hysterectomy: How Long Does it Take?

Approximately one-third of women have a hysterectomy by the time they turn 60. Whether you’re considering this procedure to treat pain, bleeding, or other gynecological problems, here’s what you need to know about the recovery process.

Mar 17th, 2020
Pros and Cons of an IUD

It’s not easy making decisions about which contraception method to use. An intrauterine device (IUD) is an effective way to avoid pregnancy and plan your family. But, is an IUD the right for you? Here’s how to decide.

Feb 14th, 2020
Why Does My Heart Flutter?

A fluttering heart is a strange sensation. Though in most cases, a heart flutter isn’t dangerous, many factors can cause an irregular heartbeat. You should always talk to a doctor about abnormal heartbeats.

Jan 1st, 2020
My Pap Smear Results Were Abnormal — Now What?

You had your routine Pap smear a week ago and just learned that your results came back “abnormal.” Abnormal results don’t automatically mean something bad, but additional testing is crucial. Find out what to do if you get abnormal Pap smear results.

Dec 1st, 2019
Getting Active Again After an ACL Injury

Maybe it was a sudden stop or a bad landing after a jump, but it wrecked your knee and put you out of commission. Here’s what you need to know about getting back in the game after an ACL injury.

Nov 1st, 2019
Here's How Your Weight Affects Your Sciatica Pain

You know that excess weight isn’t good for your health. But did you know that in addition to putting a strain on your heart and your knees, your weight may also place excess stress and strain on your spine, increasing your risk of sciatica pain?

Oct 1st, 2019
What Every Woman Should Know About Heart Disease

Women face many challenges throughout their lives, but most do not realize the greatest may be the risk of heart disease. Read on for information and tips on recognizing, preventing, and treating heart disease.

Sep 1st, 2019
The Dangers of Tech Neck

We spend way too much time on our electronic devices in general. In addition to this affecting us mentally, it’s now also affecting us physically -- especially in our necks. Tech neck is a real problem.

Aug 2nd, 2019
How Often Do I Need to Get a Pap Smear?

Unsure about Pap smears and how often you should be getting tested for cervical cancer? We've got all you need to know in our latest blog, including signs to look out for and how to prepare for your Pap smear.

Mar 1st, 2019
What to Expect from a Spinal Fusion Procedure

On any given day, 31 million Americans experience back pain. Spinal fusion gives chronic back pain sufferers a permanent solution. Read on to learn what the procedure involves and how you could benefit.

Feb 1st, 2019
3 Common Causes Of Nerve Pain

Nerve pain can range from constant tingling or burning to sharp, stabbing pain. It can be debilitating and make it impossible for you to enjoy life. Learn about some of the most common causes of nerve pain and find treatment to relieve your pain.

Jan 11th, 2019
How Arthroscopy Works to Treat Joint Pain

Joint pain has many potential causes, and until you figure out what is causing your pain, it may be impossible to treat. When traditional methods of diagnosis fail, arthroscopy can provide you with a diagnosis and treatment to eliminate your pain.

Nov 16th, 2018
Will Endometriosis Play a Role in My Fertility?

Endometriosis is a painful reality for many women in the United States. It causes heavy periods, constipation, bloating, and many other problems for those who suffer from the condition. Find out the role it may play in infertility as well.

Oct 17th, 2018
Non-Surgical Solutions for Plantar Fasciitis Pain

Plantar fasciitis causes sharp, severe pain in your heel, making everyday tasks and simple mobility difficult. Surgery is a last-resort option, and some new approaches may resolve your foot pain before surgery is necessary.

Jul 26th, 2018