Category Archives: Partners in Health

By Scott D. Miller, MD The prostate is a walnut-size organ that resides below a man’s bladder. Its sole function is to produce a portion of the fluid that is generated during ejaculation (along with the neighboring seminal vesicles and … Continue reading

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By David Martin, RN Many people seek treatment for varicose veins because they’re self-conscious about the bulges and discoloration that varicose veins cause. Once their damaged veins are closed and/or removed, they notice a number of improvements in the way … Continue reading

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By Karen Foley What mind/body programs does WHAC offer? We offer Power Yoga, Vinyasa Flow, Inversion/Handstand Class, Ashtanga Yoga, Beginner Yoga, Restorative classes, Yin Yoga and 15-minute guided meditation classes currently. One-on-one yoga sessions are also available for those who want … Continue reading

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By Grattan Woodson, MD, FACP It is important to distinguish between natural aging, which is unavoidable, and hormone deficiency due to menopause, which is a compromise natural selection made with humankind to ensure its survival. Aging is simply due to … Continue reading

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By Robin L. Dennis, MD Cervical myofascial pain stems from the muscles and connective tissue, including tendons, ligaments, and joint capsule that support the neck’s underlying structures—vertebrae, intervertebral discs, and facet joints. Commonly referred to as a sprain or strain, … Continue reading

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By Alpesh D. Patel, MD Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) uses magnetic energy to derive images of the body for diagnostic purposes. For many issue indications, this is the ultimate form of imaging of the body. MRI applications are vast but … Continue reading

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By H. Sooki Hon, MD, PhD If you remember listening to music on your transistor radio, then this message is for you. The Hepatitis C (Hep C) virus is a serious health concern for the baby boomer generation, but it … Continue reading

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By Jill M. Golsen, DMD If your tongue and cheeks have ever felt like they are stuck to your teeth or your mouth has felt like it is stuffed with cotton, then you know what I am talking about. What … Continue reading

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By John F. Arnold, MD, MBA The goal of any breast screening program is to find cancer early and reduce false positives. The American College of Radiology Commission on Breast Imaging has performed a thorough review of the evidence that … Continue reading

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By Karen Foley 1. Get Outside There are so many ways to take advantage of the sunny weather while at Windy Hill Athletic Club. Tennis is in full swing! Our Tennis In No Time program teaches beginners how to play in … Continue reading

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