Kidney stones are common, and there are many different types. Stones can form from urine that contains too much of certain substances that form crystals. These substances can include: Uric acid Struvite Cystine Certain medicines Calcium Oxalate Carbonate Phosphate Minimally Invasive Surgery Percutaneous nephrolithotomy is a minimally invasive procedure used… Read more »
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This article was last updated on September 27, 2016 Every childhood memory spent under the weather is likely to include a steaming hot bowl of chicken noodle soup. But is it really the best remedy for a cold? In order to understand the benefits of the nostalgic dish we’ve… Read more »
Although still common, flame burns can be prevented by installing smoke detectors on each level of your house. Remember: Check those batteries every month! Watch this video for more helpful hints in preventing burns from fire or flames.
Thermal burns, also known as contact burns, are among the most common household burns. According to Jenny Ziembicki, MD, preliminary care for thermal burns varies, depending on the size of the burn. Here are some quick tips for quickly treating thermal burns: Remove the patient from source of the burn… Read more »