• Breast Cancer
    Wellness

    The Breast Biopsy Procedure is Part of the Check for Breast Cancer

    Breast cancer is one of the most prevalent types of cancers in women in the US today. Each year hundreds of thousands of women each year are diagnosed with the potentially deadly disease and seek treatment. Breast cancer detection methods are standardized and utilized by medical professionals across the country. Here is a list of the procedures used to determine if you have breast cancer. Self-Examination Self-examination usually happens in a woman’s home. Women are told to check for lumps in their breasts nipple discharge or other unusual symptoms. If these symptoms remain over a short period of time to see a doctor to get testing. In-Office Examination In a…

  • health
    Wellness

    Are You Taking Steps to Improve Your Health?

    Given you only get one shot at life; making the most of it is quite important. With that thought in mind, you want to do all you can to care for yourself. So, are you taking steps to improve things today for a better tomorrow? Do Not Let Pain Sidetrack You In your efforts to do all you can to improve your health, focus in on any healthcare issues you are dealing with now. For instance, is chronic pain part of your daily routine? If you responded with a yes, are you doing anything to fight it? Chronic pain can get the best of even the toughest people out there.…

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    Tips,  Wellness

    Capsular Contracture Treatment FAQS

    Capsular contracture treatment forms a key part of many people’s breast augmentation surgeries and it is a common symptom which many women go through after they have undergone breast augmentation surgery. Of course the majority of ladies who go in for a surgery like this have results which are exactly what they were looking for and there are no medical issues whatsoever after the operation itself. Unfortunately however this is not always the case and that is why it is so important for surgeons and doctors to have follow-up appointments with their patients, to ensure that nothing has gone wrong. One such issue which can occur is capsular contracture and…