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My New Year’s “Health” Resolution

RhondaPerdelwitz RN, CDE RhondaPerdelwitz RN, CDE January 20, 2014 0 Comments Diabetes

“I will take better care of my diabetes.” Diabetes is a scary diagnosis because it is about more than just blood sugars. It is a disease that affects your blood vessels, and it can lead to a stroke or heart attack. Other than heart disease, diabetes is a disease that affects the eyes, kidneys, nerves […]

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What Causes Kidney Stones?

Christopher Manakas, MD Christopher Manakas, MD January 6, 2014 0 Comments General News

This is maybe the most common question I get. The answer is far from straight forward and usually a combination of patient-specific factors. Kidney stones form when, if the urine chemistry is just right, substances combine, crystallize, and then those crystals bind together to form stones. There are many different types of stones: Calcium Oxalate, […]

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Mesh: That sounds bad, right?

Christopher Manakas, MD Christopher Manakas, MD January 6, 2014 0 Comments General News

I’m sure many readers have seen or heard the commercials featuring law firms that do not have many very nice things to say about “mesh”. So what is mesh and what should I do about it? “Mesh” often refers to a web-like sheet of a kind of plastic, polypropylene, that has been used medically for […]

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Are You Troubled by Pain, Numbness or Tingling in Your Hands?

James Bruno, MD James Bruno, MD January 2, 2014 0 Comments Hand Care

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a problem that affects the wrist and hand. The carpal tunnel is a narrow space inside the wrist that is surrounded by bone and ligament. This space lets certain tendons and a major nerve pass from the forearm into the hand. With CTS, the tendon sheaths may thicken and enlarge. […]

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