4 Cosmetic Procedures for Erasing Brow Lines

 

Botox

Your forehead tells a story, you just need to read the lines. Years of expressive face movements can create etched lines on your forehead and between your eyebrows, leaving you looking older and perpetually perturbed. If you have forehead horiztonal lines or the “11” between your brows, or a brow that is pressing your eyebrows…

What Causes Liver Cirrhosis?

 

Liver

When the liver is damaged due to lifestyle choices or disease, scar tissue can replace healthy tissue. This scar tissue is non-living hard, fibrous tissue that can overtake the liver. When enough scar tissue is present in the liver, it can impact the organ’s function. This is called liver cirrhosis and cannot be reversed. If…

Are Nasal Polyps Affecting Your Sinuses?

 

Nasal Polyps

If you have constant stuffiness in your nose or trouble with nasal breathing, you could have nasal polyps. These non-cancerous growths can restrict air flow in the nasal passages and sinuses, causing a variety of symptoms. If nasal polyps begin causing sinus issues or other nasal problems, there are treatment solutions. Here is what you…

What Medical Therapies are Available for Hemangiomas?

 

Hemangioma

When a hemangioma is interfering with movement or the growth has caused an abnormality in appearance, treatment may be required. While some hemangiomas may require surgery or laser therapy, there are vascular formations that respond to medical therapy. Certain medications can help shrink vascular birthmarks, tumors and hemangiomas, even for infants that are only a…

Non-Invasive Treatments for SI Joint Pain

 

SI Joint Pain

The sacroiliac joints or SI joints connect the spine to the pelvis and are important for stabilizing the upper body and absorbing impact on the body. Like any joint in the body, wear and tear on the ligaments and bones can result in friction and inflammation. SI joint pain can be felt in the lower…

Differences Between a Breast Lift and Augmentation

 

Breast Augmentation

Many women are unhappy with the size, shape, perkiness or firmness of their breasts. This body feature changes extensively through a woman’s life – pregnancy, weight gain/loss, breastfeeding and aging can all impact the appearance of your breasts. Cosmetic enhancements to the breast area are common, but not everyone wants larger breasts; some women just…

Options for Removing Varicose and Spider Veins

 

Varicose Vein Treatment

Do you have aching, swelling, burning, tingling or cramping legs caused by varicose veins? Those blue, purple and reddish veins on the lower legs can also cause heaviness and fatigue in the legs, making it hard to enjoy a busy lifestyle. Varicose and their smaller counterparts, spider veins, can be uncomfortable and quite noticeable –…

Advanced Options in Hair Replacement

 

Hair Transplant

If you have struggled with hair loss, you may have wondered if there are any new options for hair replacement. The good news is there have been many advancements made in this field of cosmetic surgery and treatment. The old “hair plugs” that were used are no longer the best option and many of the…

What You Should Know About Lyme Disease

 

Lyme Disease

Most people have heard of Lyme disease – a bacterial infection that is spread by ticks. The rate of infection has increased as the disease has spread to more regions of the country. What can be confusing about Lyme disease is that there is controversial and differing opinions on how to test and treat it.…

How Physical Therapy Can Improve Balance

 

Physical Therapy

Many people think of physical therapy for strengthening and improving mobility after an injury, illness or surgery, but it can also be used to improve balance. Many people experience balance issues that can impact their safety and mobility. Through specialized exercises and stretches, physical therapists can help improve balance for a better quality of life…