Pet Therapy in the Recovery Process

Pets can play an important role after surgery. Whether you are an animal lover or new to pets, they provide unconditional love, warmth, support, companionship and a sense of security. … More…

Pet Therapy
Aug
10
2015
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Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder, which affects approximately 1 million Americans. It is caused by degeneration of certain brain cells which make a neurotransmitter called dopamine. … More…

Aug
7
2015
Spine Image

There are multiple types of scoliosis, each caused by a variety of different factors. Scoliosis is diagnosed when there is a lateral curvature of the spine that is ten degrees … More…

Aug
5
2015
Lupus Image

Males and Lupus Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus) is a disease that mainly affects women of childbearing age. It is impressive that for every 9 women affected by lupus there is … More…

Jul
30
2015
Hydration

Staying hydrated is important for everyone, but it’s particularly important for runners. While individual needs vary, a simple equation to estimate initial fluid needs is dividing your body weight in … More…

Jul
29
2015
Lupus Disease Concept as a Medical Condition

Hospital for Special Surgery and Lupus Foundation of America hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Below is a brief transcript on our experts’ answers. Read the first part of our Lupus chat … More…