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A stubbed toe can make your eyes water and is likely to induce a few choice words. There’s no doubt it’s a painful experience. But how do you know if … [Read More...]
Migraine headaches are not your typical headache. It is more painful than a typical headache, and it is usually accompanied by an extreme sensitivity … [Read More...]
What is a Kidney Stone?
A kidney stone is a rock. When one is passing, it will feel like a boulder. The stone comes from the kidney … [Read More...]
What will your doctor look for?
Your doctor will look for signs, clear objective findings discovered during the examination.
Any time a … [Read More...]
What is Epixtaxis?
Epistaxis is a bloody nose. For the vast majority of persons, nose bleeds are not a big deal. Hot humid days can trigger a … [Read More...]
What is an Achilles Tendon Rupture?
First, the Achilles Tendon connects the back of the heel to the calf muscle.
When it is ruptured, it causes … [Read More...]
The bursae (plural of bursa) are small sacs filled with fluid. They provide cushioning for the tissues surrounding your joints. If the bursae become … [Read More...]
Bone tumors are a rare condition in which cells in the bones start to divide excessively. This cell division forms a mass within the bone. While most … [Read More...]
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma is a rare or orphan disease that affects roughly 14,000 Americans alive today. While the condition is typically slow growing, … [Read More...]