5 Tips to Improve Fertility

 

Wellness Exam

Many women spend years trying not to get pregnant, but when they become ready to start a family, they want to become pregnant right away. If you have reached the point where you want to begin trying to become pregnant, there are some ways you can boost your chance of conception. Here are five tips…

How Fat Changes Affects Aging of the Face

 

Fat Injection

Have you ever noticed that those with an aged face seem to have more angles and fewer contours? Fat changes in the face have a major impact on how old a person can appear. When you understand how these changes impact the features, it is apparent how replacing or lifting fat layers can make the…

What are Fever Blisters?

 

Fever Blister

Cold sores and fever blisters are actually the same and are symptoms of a herpes simplex virus type one (HSV1). Blisters or lesions that occur around the mouth area are often breakouts of HSV1, but many people do not understand this common disease. Knowing what triggers can cause these outbreaks and the treatments options available…

4 Cosmetic Procedures for Erasing Brow Lines

 

Brow Lift

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 horizonal lines or the “11” between your brows, or a brow that is pressing your eyebrows…

Causes and Symptoms of Hemorrhoids

 

Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids can be uncomfortable but many people are embarrassed to discuss this issue with their doctor or get treatment. It can help to understand that hemorrhoids are very common and that there is no reason to be embarrassed to discuss your condition with a medical professional. Here are the common causes of internal and external…

What is Osler-Weber-Rendu Syndrome?

 

OWR

Vascular malformations and bleeding issues can be symptoms of a genetic blood vessel disorder called Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome or OWR. This disease is also called hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia or HHT. This disease can pose a risk of internal bleeding and may need treatment to be controlled. Knowing the symptoms of OWR and risks can help those…

Why is Nasal Breathing Important?

 

Congestion

If you suffer from nasal congestion or other issues that make it difficult to breathe through your nose, you may not believe it is a big concern. After all, you can breathe efficiently through your mouth and it can seem natural if you have a long history of nasal congestion. While you can survive breathing…

Regenerative Medicine for Sports Injuries

 

Ligament Sprain

Athletes of all levels can experience injuries that can be painful and debilitating. Pushing your body to the limits, whether you are training for your first marathon or to become a professional athlete, can come at a cost. Two of the most common sports injuries are strains and sprains. Muscle strains and ligament sprains can…

What are Turbinates in the Nose?

 

Enlarged turbinate

Stuffy, runny noses are never fun.  However, if you suffer from chronic nasal irritation, there may be another underlying cause.  Your turbinates may be enlarged. Turbinates are the part of the nose that warms and moistens the air we breathe. They are your personal humidifier. However, just like humidifiers for your home, they can malfunction.…

Treatment for Angiokeratoma

 

Skin Lesion

It is important to see a doctor if you notice any changes to your skin as you age. Thankfully, not all growths that appear are malignant. Like warts or skin tags, sometimes skin changes just occur. A common skin growth that may be identified is angiokeratoma. Angiokeratoma is a common skin lesion that may appear…