The Southtown Star
New hip surgery on cutting edge
Sam Gardeakos, of Orland Park, recently had surgery to replace his right hip. Robert Atkenson, and his brother, Paul Atkenson, whose office is in Orland Park, are the only orthopedic surgeons in the Chicago area to offer a new, minimally invasive hip procedure called SuperPATH.
The Medina Gazette
Ask the Doc
A. The top complaint that precedes the request for total knee replacement is pain.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Sand Trap
Update on my golfers elbow
's in the cream? Most likely it's a topical NSAID, like ibuprofen or similar. Same cautions apply coz the drug seeps into the bloodstream, the kidneys and blood vessels.
What Smart People Never Buy At The Drugstore
MAY 26: Aspirin products sit on the shelf at a Walgreens drug store May 26, 2004 in Chicago, Illinois.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
WIZM-AM La Crosse
Hand, Foot And Mouth Season
Reports of hand, foot and mouth disease have surfaced in La Crosse County children.
US Food and Drug Administration
Select to View Firm Press Release
July 18, 2014 - American Health Packaging has voluntarily recalled Lot #142588, Expiration Date, 01/2016 of Ibuprofen Tablets, USP, 600 mg, in a hospital unit dose presentation that may contain individual blistered doses labeled as Oxcarbazepine Tablets, 300 mg, lot #142544.
Rotator cuff injury requires rest, pain relief, stretching
A: When people hear "rotator cuff injury," they often think of baseball pitchers.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
10 Amazing Home Remedies You Can Find in Your Kitchen
You already know that consuming the right foods can boost your intake of minerals, vitamins, and nutrients.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs),risks?
There are presently two common OTC, non narcotic forms of pain medications, acetaminophen-based which includes drugs like Tylenol, and NSAIDs , ibuprofen-based, which includes drugs like Advil, Motrin, and Aspirin.
Medical Treatment of Fibroids
Fibroids or leiomyomata are smooth muscle tumors that are usually benign and are commonly found in the uterus.
Cherry season in Spokane
While many of us waited patiently for summer to begin here in the Inland Northwest, those 100 degree temperatures were not what we had in mind.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Courthouse News Service
Hurt Veteran Tasered in Jail May Have a Case
A Vietnam veteran who says jail guards Tasered him multiple times after he claimed back pain kept him from sitting up may have a civil rights case, the 8th Circuit ruled.
Limber up your golf game
The golf season is in full swing - no pun intended. And you find yourself finally get back on the golf course with the enthusiasm that this year will be the best season yet.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Wed Jul 16, 2014
'Soluble Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor (Stnf-R) Used as a Targeting...
This patent application has not been assigned to a company or institution. The following quote was obtained by the news editors from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that affects millions of people.
Nurse has a heart for helping the homeless at Hope Center's clinic
Nurse practitioner Heather Norfleet examined Hubert Brooks at the Hope Center health clinic Tuesday.
Not exactly open-and-shut
One of the frustrations that I do not believe I am alone in having is opening some medicine bottles .
Mon Jul 14, 2014
What's Going Around
Symptoms are: --Sudden, severe sore throat --Pain when swallowing --Fever above 101 degrees --Tender, swollen lymph nodes --Fatigue --Headache --White or yellow patches on the tonsils and throat Anyone with a sore throat and a fever should see a doctor.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Sand Trap
Am 49 years old, played golf off and on since I was 17. Never knew how to properly hold a club or really how to hit a golf ball.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Recovering From Hip Surgery Without Opioid Painkillers
Chronic pain is something that is difficult to understand when not experienced. More so, its hard to make doctors get that the only thing you want is for the pain to stop.