Ear Reconstruction for Trauma

 

Ear Surgery

If you were born with ears that match your features, you most likely have not given them much thought as far as appearance. However, when an accident or trauma injures the ear, it can change your perspective on the importance of your ears to your overall appearance. The protrusion of the ear makes it vulnerable…

When Should I Have a Mole Removed?

 

Mole Removal

Whether you think of them as a “beauty mark” or as a nuisance, moles are a common skin formation that can appear almost anywhere on your body. Many people have moles that have been with them for decades, never causing any problems. But with the high levels of skin cancer and the link to moles,…

Why Every Woman Should Have a OB/GYN

 

OB GYN

Are you still seeing your primary physician for female reproductive issues? While your regular doctor is qualified to discuss your female reproductive needs, they may not be the best option for comprehensive female care. There is a reason for medical specialties – these doctors have advanced education and training in their area and can offer…

Stop Struggling with Acne Breakouts 

 

Acne Treatment

Acne is not just a problem for teens; many adults struggle with acne breakouts in their 20’s and beyond. While almost everyone has some acne, especially as a teenager, ongoing issues can be frustrating and embarrassing. Not only does acne impact your appearance during a breakout, the scars left behind can change the texture and…

What Is Snapping Hip Syndrome?

 

Hip Snapping Syndrome

When certain hip movements are painful and cause a popping or snapping sound or sensation, it is referred to as snapping hip syndrome. This condition is common in dancers, runners and other athletes and is often called dancer’s hip. Snapping hip syndrome is caused by an issue with the external or internal hip tendons or…

Skin Rejuvenation with Chemical Peels

 

Chemical Peel

The surface of the skin changes as you get older, especially on your face. The skin can look dull, with discolorations and uneven tone to the skin. The skin becomes looser, less elastic, creating lines and wrinkles, especially around the eyes. If the face you see in the mirror looks older due to these types…

When Is a Driver Health Evaluation Needed?

 

Driving Health

Driving a vehicle is a privilege that many people take for granted. It is a source of freedom and independence, but it requires not only knowledge and skill, but wellness to perform. When health issues impact the senses and basic functions needed to drive safely, it can put both the drivers and others at risk.…

Myths About Health and Weight Loss

 

Healthy Weight

There is so much emphasis put on weight that many people equate a lean body with health. While being overweight can put you at risk for some health conditions, achieving an ‘ideal’ weight does not equate to health. Many weight loss programs and efforts to stay in shape can detract from overall health. Here are…

Pinching in Stomach – Check out the 9 most common causes

 

woman with pinching feeling in the stomach area

What are the most common causes of pinching feeling in stomach? Are you experiencing a recurring pinching pain in your stomach? Unless the pain is severe, you may not think much of it. In fact, most people who experience a pinching pain in the stomach will put it down to trapped wind or indigestion. However,…

Causes and Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis

 

Foot Cramps

Foot pain can make any type of walking or standing unbearable. A common type of heel or foot pain is plantar fasciitis. This condition is an inflammation of a band of tissue on the bottom of the foot called the plantar fascia. This tissue connects the heel bone to the toes along the bottom of…