Anatomy, Surgery

Digestive System

Anatomy and Function of the Digestive System

The digestive system is an essential to the human body. It helps break down the foods we eat into smaller components that can be absorbed by the cells … [Read More...]


Legg-Perthes disease

Legg-Perthes Disease Causes Legg-Perthes disease is a rare disorder with very few cases diagnosed each year worldwide. Most researchers and … [Read More...]

A to Z

Labral Tear

Anatomy/Pathophysiology The labrum of the shoulder is the soft tissue "washer" of the shoulder socket. This tissue can be caught between the socket … [Read More...]

Roux-en-Y Procedure

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery

In recent times, the most common illness is found to be obesity. A person with excess of body fat, that is, having a body mass index (BMI) of greater … [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...]


Mom breastfeeding newborn

Benefits of Breastfeeding Your Baby

All new mothers want to do what is best for their baby, especially feeding their baby food that will protect them from illness and help them thrive. … [Read More...]


Metabolism Test for Basal and Resting Metabolic Rate

After weeks of frustration trying to lose weight I decided to get a metabolic assessment at my club. The goal of the test is to find two points in my … [Read More...]