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Month: April 2012

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A looming health care crisis

Patients frequently ask me how Obamacare will affect the practice of medicine.  It is really anybody’s guess, and there are many opinions on the subject. 

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Frostbite

This video demonstrates the natural progression of mild frostbite, which heals on its own and does not require surgical cleaning, skin grafts or amputation. If

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Giardia Infection

Giardia is a parasite that can cause intestinal symptoms in an infected person.  Symptoms such as diarrhea, bloating, belching, gas and cramps that occur while

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Palpitations

A frequent medical office visit is for the complaint of one’s heart beating hard, fast and/or skipping beats.  This is known as palpitations, and is

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Testing for tuberculosis

Tuberculosis is a highly contagious respiratory disease, typically spread by coughing.  For this reason, health care workers, child care providers, teachers and others who work

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Shoulder injection

Shoulder injection with cortisone and a numbing agent are commonly performed in our office to treat shoulder pain, usually with good success. Tendonitis and bursitis

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How to Prevent Constipation

Constipation is defined as having a bowel movement less frequently than three times a week.  Many people are prone to this common problem, and there

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