Monthly Archives: December 2012

Dec
19
2012
pediatric anesthesiologist, katheryn delpizzo, MD

Q1. How does pediatric anesthesiology differ from anesthesia for adults? Is there one type that’s used more commonly in children? A pediatric anesthesiologist is an anesthesiologist (an M.D.) with specialized … More…

Dec
14
2012
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‘Tis the Season for celebrating the holidays with your loved ones, decorating, baking, and don’t forget family fitness! December is National Stress Free Family Holiday Month. In order to avoid … More…

Dec
12
2012
Dr. John Kennedy

Q: How is a high ankle sprain different from other ankle sprains? A high ankle sprain is an injury to the ligament group that helps hold the tibia and the … More…

Dec
10
2012
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When you are recovering from surgery, no matter what type of procedure it was, it can be challenging. While physical discomfort can be addressed with medication, the way you position … More…

Dec
7
2012
Healthy eating

After surgery, your body requires a higher amount of energy and protein for the healing process. For this reason it is not an ideal time to attempt to lose weight. … More…

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April 24, 2014 at 6:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary. The answer is TRUE. Dr. Martin O'Malley, Orthopedic Surgeon, says: "Metatarsals are the long bones of the foot. They connect the toes to the rest of the foot and also comprise the ball of the foot. It isn't uncommon for elongated metatarsal issues to arise with dancers, but rarely activities."

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April 24, 2014 at 5:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary.

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