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Are You a Candidate for Gallbladder Surgery?

Having gallbladder problems doesn’t always mean you need surgery. So how do you know when your symptoms require treatment? Take a few moments to learn how to recognize the signs.
Jul 30th, 2020

Most Common Hernias

Hernias are a common problem, and you probably know someone who has one. But did you know there are different kinds? Take a moment to learn more about the various types of hernias and how to recognize the signs.
Jun 25th, 2020

Colon Cancer: Are You at Risk?

No one wants to think about cancer, but knowing your risks of colon cancer can help with early detection, which also increases your chance of successful treatment. Learn more about the factors that can influence your risk of developing colon cancer.
May 27th, 2020

Hemorrhoids: Understanding the Problem and the Solutions

Do you have pain or itching around your anus? Have you noticed a painful lump or swelling in that area? You could have hemorrhoids. How do hemorrhoids develop? And more importantly, how can you find relief from your symptoms?
Apr 23rd, 2020

Top Signs You May Have a Hernia

You may have heard the word “hernia” before, but what is it exactly, and could you have one? Take a moment to learn more about this common condition and how to recognize the symptoms.
Mar 25th, 2020

How Does Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Work?

Looking for an effective medical treatment that doesn’t require surgery or come with lengthy downtimes? Hyperbaric oxygen therapy uses the power of pure oxygen to treat numerous health conditions, from anemia to cancer. Here’s how.
Feb 13th, 2020

Fiber, Fiber, Fiber: What Foods Help Your Anal Health

No one likes to think too much about what’s going on “down behind” until there’s a problem. Anal issues can make life miserable, but often the fix can be as simple as a diet change. Find out how fiber can change your life for the better.
Dec 17th, 2019

How Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Offers Help in Treating Cancer

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is most widely known for its ability to treat “the bends,” a decompression condition that can affect scuba divers. But did you know it can also help fight some forms of cancer? Take a few moments to find out more.
Nov 18th, 2019

5 Tips for Avoiding Discomfort After Gallbladder Removal

Having your gallbladder removed offers immediate relief from uncomfortable symptoms, like back pain. Your digestive issues can linger for a short period, however. Learn how to manage them as your body adjusts to not having a gallbladder.
Sep 26th, 2019

How to Get Relief From Groin Pain Post Hernia Repair

For most people with an inguinal hernia, surgery is an unbeatable solution that provides lasting benefits. Find out what it might mean if your groin pain persists after surgery, and what you may be able to do to find long-term relief.
Aug 30th, 2019