Anatomy, Surgery


LASIK Risks and Complications

LASIK surgery is used to correct refractive errors such as astigmatism, hyperopia, and myopia. LASIK surgery helps the patients to eliminate the use … [Read More...]


Anatomy Terms

 Anatomic terms describe the directions within the body as well as the body's reference planes, cavities and regions.There are many times in medicine … [Read More...]

A to Z


Is It OK For A Dog to Eat Chocolate?

My husband is a chocoholic—white, milk, or dark he loves them all. Halloween is bigger than Christmas for him. Bags and bags of assorted chocolates … [Read More...]

Baby latched on to mother's breast.

Breastfeeding Positions

Breast milk is very important in the health, growth and development of your baby. Finding the best position for breastfeeding plays an important role … [Read More...]

Healthy Living


101 Activities You Can Do When the TV is OFF!

Did you know that kids spend about 4-6 hours everyday sitting in front of a screen? Considering kids get home from school about 3 o'clock and go to … [Read More...]


Healthy Living

Ahh, the stress-free life. We all want it. But it takes a little work and planning so our health doesn't add stress to our everyday living. Preventive … [Read More...]



How to Use Metabolic Rates to Lose Weight

From my post on metabolism testing I know my resting metabolic rate is 1127 calories. My lifestyle calories burned (based on a light lifestyle) is 451 … [Read More...]

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

Common types of weight loss (bariatric) surgery

Common types of weight loss surgeries Roux-en-Y (ROO-en-WEYE) gastric bypass. The surgeon uses surgical staples to create a small stomach … [Read More...]