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Why Hip Arthroscopy Is Here to Stay

Why Hip Arthroscopy Is Here to Stay

Hip arthroscopy helps orthopedic surgeons analyze and diagnose patients’ hip problems. The procedure is proven to be safe and effective, and as such, is quickly becoming a top choice for orthopedic surgeons and patients alike. What Is Hip Arthroscopy? Hip arthroscopy is a hip procedure that enables orthopedic surgeons to identify and treat hip joint Continue Reading >>

Top 10 Health Tips for Men

Did you know that on average, the life expectancy for men is less than women? This is partially to do with the fact that men are far less likely to visit their doctors for annual check-ups, take note of signs and symptoms of serious disease, and maintain a healthy lifestyle compared to women. It may be Continue Reading >>
Are There Home Remedies for Hemorrhoids?

Are There Home Remedies for Hemorrhoids?

Hemorrhoids, also referred to as “piles,” are one of the most common problems in the general population. It is estimated that hemorrhoids will affect 75% of American adults at some point in their lifetime. They represent swollen veins in the area of the anus and rectum and can develop inside the rectum (internal hemorrhoids) or Continue Reading >>
Colorectal Diseases and Treatments: Sitting Down with a Colorectal Specialist

Colorectal Diseases and Treatments: Sitting Down with a Colorectal Specialist

Colon and rectal, or colorectal, diseases encompass a wide range of conditions and disorders, which can have mild to life-threatening consequences. Like many other diseases, especially cancer, early detection through screenings has the potential to significantly improve quality of life, treatment outcomes, and even overall survival rates among patients. Yet, many patients are too embarrassed Continue Reading >>
Summer Exercising Tips to Promote Orthopedic Health

Summer Exercising Tips to Promote Orthopedic Health

Regular exercise is the key to orthopedic health, as strong muscles ensure strong bones.  Exercise not only has physical benefits but also has emotional and social benefits. A number of activities including running, swimming, golfing, tennis, weight lifting, hiking, and even walking can be safely pursued to enhance your orthopedic health. What if you want Continue Reading >>
Celebrity Cases of Facial Paralysis

Celebrity Cases of Facial Paralysis

Facial paralysis is a far more common disorder than people think. It can affect anyone, including Hollywood celebrities. Most recently, facial paralysis has affected the actress Angelina Jolie. She joins a slew of famous celebrities who have been diagnosed with the disease. What is Facial Paralysis? Facial paralysis refers to not being able to voluntarily Continue Reading >>
Recover Fast After Surgery at an Outpatient Center

Recover Fast After Surgery at an Outpatient Center [Infographic]

Outpatient surgery is a top choice for patients nationwide. Since outpatient surgery is performed at a surgeon’s office instead of a traditional hospital, it enables a patient to return home the same day a procedure is performed. Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to LaPeerHealth.com with this graphic.</strong></p><br /> <p><a Continue Reading >>
Change Your Life with Hyperhidrosis Treatment

Change Your Life with Hyperhidrosis Treatment

Hyperhidrosis, aka excessive sweating, is a common problem that may have physical, emotional and psychological consequences. It affects an estimated 15.3 million people in the United States, according to the Archives of Dermatological Research. Fortunately, many hyperhidrosis treatment options are available to help people put excessive sweating in the past. How Is Hyperhidrosis Treated? Surgery Continue Reading >>
Look and Feel Ready for Summer with Cosmetic Foot Surgery

Look and Feel Ready for Summer with Cosmetic Foot Surgery

Summer may be the perfect time for cosmetic foot surgery, and for good reason. Cosmetic foot surgery helps people improve their balance and mobility. At the same time, cosmetic foot surgery helps people improve the aesthetic appeal of the feet – something that makes the treatment a great option for those who wear flip-flops and Continue Reading >>
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