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Knee-to-know: Joint replacement not always best option

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Ron Robinson of Vero Beach’s Pro Sports Medicine & Joint Replacement Ce

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Treatment of pelvic organ prolapse now faster, safer

According to Johns Hopkins Women’s Center for Pelvic Health, “about 95 percent of women walk aro

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Latest imaging tech gets to ‘heart’ of diagnosis, treatment

To some people, their personal image is very close to their heart. To Dr. Mistyann-Blue Miller, a

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Can HPV vaccine Gardasil 9 be used to cure skin cancer?

Can an existing vaccine approved for another purpose be used to cure one or more types of skin cance

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Clearly, vaping can kill – but no one’s sure exactly why

One of the most talked about – yet least understood – emergency lung problems in the U.S. today

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Expert spreads word on ‘focused ultrasound’ for Parkinson’s

Anyone who has Parkinson’s disease – or has a friend or relative with the affliction – knows a

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Less invasive is best with ‘motion-sparing spine surgery’

You’ve heard the expression “less is more,” but it’s not a phrase often used in medicine. It

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Repair that valve! This heart issue is serious but fixable

If your auto dealership or mechanic tells you that your car needs a ‘valve job,’ you’re probab

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Topical therapy an option as pre-cancerous skin treatment

Sometimes, when it comes to cancer treatments, 5 percent of something can make a 100 percent differe

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Vero doc expands her ‘regenerative medicine’ practice

Treating pain is big business. Nearly one-third of U.S. residents suffer from some form of chroni

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Game on: Ortho doc embraces sports medicine field

According to Johns Hopkins Medicine, “almost one-third of all injuries incurred in childhood are s

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Mobility mentality: Have balance and bone density tested

Benjamin Franklin’s axiom that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” is no less tr