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Skip the artificial fillers, wrinkle treatments and expensive cosmetics and creams that promise to ‘turn back the clock’ on aging skin. Every day, you have the power to create and sustain a youthful glow through these ten healthy choices. more...

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Liver cancer is the fifth most common malignant tumor in the world. The tumor can be removed through surgery or by utilizing thermal ablation techniques. If a treatment with conservative methods is no longer possible, there is an alternative: irreversible  more...

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Thirteen years ago, I received a call from the mother of a college freshman who was concerned because her son had been diagnosed with mononucleosis during finals week. She felt something was not quite right and asked me for advice. “Trust your instinct, go get him,  more...

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Vegetarian diets in adults and children can create medical problems. Inadequate protein can make a great difference in a patient's health. Children can be put at great risk with a vegetarian diet. more...

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I saw a new residency graduate post about how balanced she will choose to be and how not taking work home would keep her idealism alive. Like a woman who has been pregnant and gone through delivery and postpartum, I wanted to tell her the truth about how emotions get  more...

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People with hip osteoarthritis often suffer from severe pain and only an endoprosthesis implantation can provide relief. This involves a major intervention and long-term rehabilitation because the implant requires the removal of a section of the thigh bone. The  more...

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Thanks to the development of the modern medicine and science, it has become possible to conduct surgeries for almost all ailments. Of course, it is not possible to treat all health problems with the help of surgery. Nevertheless, surgery is one of the most  more...

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Infectious diseases come unnoticed and can have severe consequences. Prevention through good hygiene is the best protection for people in hospitals. This is especially necessary for weakened patients whose immune systems are not able to fight back the infections by  more...

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My husband and I, both anesthesiologists, enjoy our Sunday mornings together - coffee, the New York Times, a leisurely breakfast. No rush to arrive in the operating room before many people are even awake. Today, though, seeing reporter Jan Hoffman’s front-page  more...

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Herniated disc problems are not so uncommon nowadays. While serious situations of back pain hinders the normal lifestyle of a person, rare cases of herniated disc when left unattended lead to inability or it may even be life threatening. There are certain symptoms,  more...

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