A New Era in Diabetes Care: Using Bariatric Surgery To Treat The Disease
Aug 23, 2016
A New Era in Diabetes Care: Using Bariatric Surgery To Treat The Disease Major medical groups now endorse bariatric surgery to treat the disease. If you’re not the type of person who reads medical journals, you probably missed the groundbreaking June 2016 issue of Diabetes Care, the American Diabetes ...
Too Much Weight, Too Little Sleep: Risk Factor for Sleep Apnea
Aug 23, 2016
Too Much Weight, Too Little Sleep: Risk Factor for Sleep Apnea Being overweight is a risk factor for sleep apnea. We Americans, by and large, are tired. Most of us don’t get the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep a night. But too many Americans don’t realize their poor sleep may be caused by a ...
The Art of Healing: Outlets that Help Patients Cope
Aug 23, 2016
The Art of Healing: Outlets that Help Patients Cope Creative outlets help patients cope with cancer treatment. Diane Genco calls her second bout with breast cancer “earth shattering.” Genco, 64, of Westfield, suffered a recurrence in October 2014 after a mastectomy in 2010. She ...
The Perfect Fit: Custom Knee Implants
Aug 23, 2016
The Perfect Fit: Custom Knee Implants 3D technology provides custom knee implants. Knee replacement surgery has come a long way since the first modern total knee implant operation was performed in 1974. One of the pioneering surgeons who developed and implanted that artificial knee was a ...