Can’t You Just Give me an Antibiotic?

Can’t You Just Give me an Antibiotic?

Antibiotics are among the most powerful tools in our medical arsenal, but they are not miracle cures. They have a time and a place, but there are plenty of cases where they will not do any good for the patient. Understanding their limits is the key to understanding...
Debunking Common Stroke Myths

Debunking Common Stroke Myths

Strokes are one of the leading causes of death in the developed world and, with May being National Stroke Month, we thought it would be a great time for everyone to learn more about them. There are a lot of misconceptions about them, and separating the facts from the...

Preventing Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a common disease of the bone. It occurs when a person’s bone gets brittle, often because their body can no longer produce enough new bone to make up for bone loss. After age 50, osteoporosis becomes more common, and bones weakened by the disease...

A Podiatrist’s Favorite Shoe

Our feet are easy to overlook, but they really are an important part of the body. Unfortunately, we tend to put them through a lot of stress. One of the best ways to cut down on that stress is to wear shoes that provide the right type of support. The right footwear...

What is PCOS?

PCOS, or polycystic ovary syndrome, is a common medical problem among women of childbearing age. It is also an easy disease to overlook despite the fact that roughly one woman in ten will suffer from it. Learn more about PCOS and the signs and symptoms associated with...