Anatomy, Surgery

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Brain Anatomy and Function

The central nervous system (CNS) includes the brain and the spinal cord. The CNS is protected by bones and the meninges (the dura mater, arachnoid and … [Read More...]

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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

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Achilles Tendonitis – Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Achilles tendonitis is when the achilles tendon becomes inflamed or irritated. This inflammation is often the result of a lot of stress on your calf … [Read More...]

Aseptic Necrosis

Aseptic or Avascular Necrosis Symptoms and Causes

Aseptic or Avascular necrosis is not a common disease, but it does affect several individuals worldwide each year. This disease causes a variety of … [Read More...]

Healthy Living

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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...]

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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...]

Nutrition

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Overweight, Obesity, and Weight Loss

Overweight, Obesity, and Weight LossHow many women in the United States are overweight or obese? How do I know if I’m overweight or … [Read More...]

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How to Set a Weight-loss Goal

Now that we know how to use metabolic rates to lose weight we can set a weight loss goal. Again, we will use my situation to set a weight loss goal. … [Read More...]

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