Is This Arthritis?

Is This Arthritis?

  Arthritis is a major health problem and one that many people will face as they get older. The good news is that prompt treatment can help to mitigate or even eliminate many of the symptoms. We encourage everyone to take the time to learn the early signs and...
Cardiac Stress Test—What to Expect

Cardiac Stress Test—What to Expect

  We all need to take care of our hearts if we want to live long, healthy lives. That often includes getting tested for common problems. Cardiac stress tests are among the most common of the testing methods. They may sound intimidating, but they’re fairly...
Traveling With a Pacemaker

Traveling With a Pacemaker

  The holiday season is here and that means it is time to travel. A pacemaker can make things a little more inconvenient but it doesn’t have to get in the way of enjoying the holidays. We believe that a little bit of extra care and planning can do a lot to...
What are Kidney Cysts?

What are Kidney Cysts?

Kidney cysts, which are also called renal cysts, are relatively common among older individuals. Few of them cause any symptoms or do any real harm to the patient, but there are exceptions. It’s important to identify the symptoms, especially in light of the chance that...