Posted Thu, 2009/08/27 - 18:42 by Liora HessDigital mammograms are more expensive than film mammograms, and the vast majority of imaging centers don't offer them. Find out if you're in a category of women who would benefit from digital mammography.
Posted Mon, 2009/08/24 - 19:13 by Amer KaissiMany Americans are confused about the healthcare reform debate. In this first of several articles relating to reform, I shed some light on the issue of the uninsured and why they are so important to this debate.
Posted Wed, 2009/08/19 - 23:50 by Amer KaissiPhysician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners have a limited scope of practice, but they provide care that is relatively inexpensive, of great quality and tend to spend more time with patients thus resulting in high satisfaction.
Posted Tue, 2009/08/18 - 22:09 by Liora HessWhile producing a few skeptics along the way, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) as treatment for PTSD and other mental health disorders is becoming an acceptable form of therapy in the mainstream medical community.
Posted Tue, 2009/08/18 - 03:42 by Amer KaissiFor minor conditions, retail clinics are cheaper than urgent care clinics whether you have health insurance or are paying out of pocket.
Posted Fri, 2009/08/14 - 20:18 by Fred LeeLifting weights has been shown to be beneficial to breast cancer survivors.
Posted Fri, 2009/08/14 - 07:03 by Fred LeeIn addition to lessening pain while also helping to prevent heart attacks and strokes, aspirin is now believed to increase the chance of survival for patients suffering from colon cancer.
Posted Wed, 2009/08/12 - 19:07 by Fred LeeThe potential discovery of a pill to treat diabetes could spell the end of needles sticks for many diabetics.
Posted Tue, 2009/08/11 - 21:42 by Amer KaissiUrgent care centers are different from retail clinics in that they are staffed by physicians and therefore can treat more major conditions. However, retail clinics can be more convenient, have shorter wait times and are cheaper.