September 14, 2015
In this edition of Medical Mondays, learn some simple methods to help prevent falls and where to seek care for someone who has suffered a fall.
Categorized as: Family Health
Tagged with: falls, head injury, hip fracture, medical mondays, senior
September 4, 2015
Stroke treatment depends on the type of stroke. There are two main types of stroke - learn more about their treatment options.
Categorized as: Neurosurgery and Brain Health
Tagged with: hemorrhagic stroke, ischemic stroke, medical mondays, stroke, Stroke Treatment, Strokes
August 30, 2015
When a stroke happens, it's critical to act fast. Know the early symptoms that could signal a stroke in women.
Tagged with: hemorrhagic stroke, ischemic stroke, medical mondays, stroke, stroke symptoms, transient ischemic attacks, women
August 29, 2015
Ror older people and others with weakened bones, falls can result in serious injuries such as hip fractures. Learn about the side effects and complications
Tagged with: bone, fall-related injuries, hip fracture, injuries, medical mondays, osteoporosis
August 25, 2015
The good news is that falling isn't an inevitable part of aging. There's a lot you can go to prevent the problem, both for yourself and your loved ones.
Tagged with: fall-related injuries, falling, falls, medical mondays
August 24, 2015
Postural hypotension is a form of low blood pressure that causes dizziness and lightheadedness. Learn about the risks and find out how to prevent it.
Tagged with: dizziness, Fainting, Lightheadedness, low blood pressure, medical mondays, orthostatic hypotension, postural hypotension
July 6, 2015
Learn more about head and neck cancer in this edition of Medical Mondays, including the signs and symptoms of these cancers and how to treat them.
Categorized as: Cancer Care
Tagged with: cancer, head and neck cancer, head cancer, HPV, medical mondays, neck cancer, thyroid
July 1, 2015
A brain tumor isn't the only kind of cancer that can affect your head. Learn about the different head and neck cancer types and their risk factors.
Tagged with: cancer, cancer prevention, Head, head and neck cancer symptoms, head and neck cancer types, HPV, human papilloma virus, larynx, medical mondays, neck, pharynx, salivary glands, throat, tobacco use
June 30, 2015
Human papilloma virus is linked to not only cervical cancer but also head and neck cancers. Learn more about the cancer risk factors and prevention.
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Health Topics A-Z
Tagged with: cancer and HPV, genital warts, head and neck cancer, HPV, HPV vaccine, human papilloma virus, medical mondays, oral cancer, oropharyngeal cancer, sexually transmitted disease, sexually transmitted infection, std, throat cancer, vaccine