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Bone Spurs: What to Know About This Confusing and Tricky Condition
If you’ve ever had an X-ray, there’s a good chance you’ve seen a bone spur. They are bony growths that develop at the spot where a tendon attaches to a...
Oct 03
What to Expect if You Need an Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator
If you have certain heart problems or conditions, your doctor might recommend an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD). The idea of having something...
Sep 30
What’s the Difference Between a Cold and Allergies?
On your way home from work, you notice you have a pounding headache and a stuffy nose. You also feel a bit run down. Something is clearly settling in,...
Sep 27 1
Sickle Cell Disease: Everything You Should Know as Parents
Learning your newborn or child has sickle cell disease (SCD) is shocking and can cause confusion, anger and fear. Like most parents, you may feel responsible...
Sep 27
Metformin: Important Things Every Diabetic Should Know
This year marks 65 years since the first clinical use of metformin to treat diabetes — one of the OG (original) diabetes drugs.  Today, it’s a first-line...
Sep 23
Lower Back Pain: Could My Active Child Have Spondylolysis?
Lower back pain is the most common health problem among older adults. While this is a sad but true state of affairs for us adults, what about lower back...
Sep 22
Those Aches in Your Hands Could Be Arthritis. Here’s What Can Help
Maybe one day you wake up with an ache in your fingers or at the base of your thumb. Or you feel a stab of pain when you pick up a dinner plate, cut your...
Sep 20
Lo que debes saber sobre la vigilancia activa para el cáncer de próstata
Si recibes un diagnóstico de cáncer de próstata (en inglés), te podrían preocupar los efectos secundarios que podrías enfrentar a consecuencia del tratamiento....
Sep 16
Why You Shouldn’t Confuse Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Spinal Cord Compression
If you notice weakness, pain, numbness or tingling in your hands or fingers, or trouble with your dexterity, you might think you have carpal tunnel syndrome....
Sep 09