After 8 years of trying to conceive, Raquel
Bruno and Chris Caira welcomed their baby boy into the world with the help of
an egg donor. Through their joy, they are working to share their story to help
eradicat... Read More...
it’s been months since you had to use your winter coat. The days are long and
temperatures are on the rise. This can mean only one thing – at long last,
summer has arrived! Summer is here again, and ... Read More...
Obesity has reached
epidemic proportions with 3.8 million people weighing over 300 pounds and
approximately 65 percent of Americans being overweight. Childhood obesity has
more than tripled in two decades. The causes of obesity are many, some complex
and othe... Read More...
is in the air and so are airborne allergens, such as pollens from grass, trees,
weeds and flowers. Eye allergies
top the symptom charts as watery, itchy, red eyes are common this season. In
addition to ... Read More...
Arthritic hips and knees are replaced commonly, but did you know that arthritic ankles could also be replaced? Due to significant advancements in ankle implant design over the past 30 years and multiple recent... Read More...
More and more of us
are trying to maintain our active lifestyles as we enter “middle age” and
beyond. As we do so, we have to learn how to take care of our aching joints. Most
joint pain remedies work to control the symptoms of arthritis, but don’t really
do ... Read More...
A Medical Expert Gives the Low-Down on the Flu and EnterovirusesB
What is influenza?
Dr. Kevin A. Slavin: Influenza, or flu, is an
infection caused by a virus. Typical symptoms begin suddenly, usually wi... Read More...
It’s nearly that time of year again – cold weather, snow, ice, clouds and days with less sunlight. For parents, winter is a tough time. Finding activities that are always inside, worrying about snow days and d... Read More...
Approximately 9 million Americans
currently battle with arthritis of the knee, in one form or another, on a daily
basis. While there is no “cure,” effective treatment aims to reduce pain,
stiffness, swelling and restore function. There are three basic t... Read More...
It’s the dead of winter, and many of us are now locked inside with a treadmill. Treadmills are an easy way to maintain your cardiovascular fitness in the comfort of your own home or in the warmth of the gym.
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