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Anatomy, Surgery

When to Order an MRI with Contrast

MRI with contrast should be ordered when a more detailed view of organ structure and function is needed; a detailed view of inflammation, analysis or … [Read More...]

SUPERPATH® Hip Replacement Surgery

SUPERPATH® is a relatively new technique used to replace the hip joint. For the past 25+ years surgeons have been improving techniques for hip … [Read More...]

A to Z

Lumpectomy: Surgery Preparation, Surgery and Post Surgery

The first thing that a surgeon does before performing the surgery is to take a physical test of his patient, which involves a mammogram or an x-ray of … [Read More...]

Breast Cancer: Stages and Treatment

What Is Breast Cancer? Breast cancer, a common cancer in women, is a disease in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the tissues of the … [Read More...]

Healthy Living

101 Activities You Can Do When the TV is OFF!

Did you know that kids spend about 4-6 hours every day 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...]

Nutrition

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...]

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...]