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Air ambulances from neighboring counties swoop in to save our severely injured

You’ve been in an accident and you can’t move your legs. Your head hurts and you can barely ...

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Orthopedic surgeon offers tips for avoiding pickleball injuries

More than 36.5 million Americans played pickleball from August 2021 to August 2022, according to new data released ...

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‘Never give up’: These treatments can alleviate chronic pain

Living with chronic pain is debilitating and exasperating, especially when the pain continues after you’ve already undergone surgery ...

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More evidence backs health benefits of Mediterranean diet

Ask almost anyone what’s most beneficial about the Mediterranean diet and they’ll likely say it’s good for your ...

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Alarming increase seen in colorectal cancer in young people

Colorectal cancer new diagnosis and mortality rates for individuals over 50 have been dropping steadily for decades – ...

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New mammogram rules target catching breast cancer earlier

More breast cancers will likely be found earlier due to new FDA standards that require mammogram providers to ...

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Light adjustable lens major advance for cataract patients

If you live long enough, the odds are you will need cataract surgery to remove a clouded lens ...

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Our shrinking attention spans: the causes – and the fix

Attention! If you’re like most people, you’re probably wondering what has happened to yours. Dr. Whitney Legler, a ...

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New high-tech therapy treats skin cancer without scarring

Being diagnosed with skin cancer is scary enough. But concerns are amplified when the cancer is on the ...

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Improved technologies help with common prostate problem

Most men over 50 will begin having signs of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), more commonly referred to as ...

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Hospital experts strive to reduce unnecessary antibiotic use

Antibiotic resistance isn’t a new problem, but it is one that continues to grow. “More than 2.8 million ...

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Cold laser therapy gaining acceptance for various treatments

Although low-level laser therapy has been around for a while, new medical conditions for which it is a ...