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Dr. Anthony C. Carantzas from Resurgens Orthopaedics answers a reader’s question about her soccer playing daughter’s ACL. Q: My teenage daughter has taken an interest in soccer, but I’m concerned about her tearing her ACL. Is there anything she can … Continue reading

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Dr. Taz Bhatia from Atlanta Center for Holistic Medicine answers a reader’s question about multivitamins. Q: Do I need a multivitamin? A: I am often asked by my patients if they need to take a multivitamin. I am not a … Continue reading

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Dr. Louis Prevosti from VEINatlanta answers a reader’s question about the best way to treat facial veins. Q: What can be done for facial veins? A: In the U.S., facial veins are treated with lasers. The tiny, thin, red spider … Continue reading

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Dr. Brian Maloney from The Maloney Center for Facial Plastic Surgery answers a reader’s question about Juvederm Voluma.  Q: I’ve been seeing media coverage on a new filler called Juvederm Voluma. What is it, and am I good candidate for … Continue reading

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Dr. Cyril O. Spann, Jr., MD from Atlanta Gynecologic Oncology Specialists answers a reader’s question about cervical cancer screening tests for teens. Q: My daughter is 19 years old and has become sexually active. When should she get her first Pap … Continue reading

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Dr. Travis Jones from Northside Cherokee Orthopedics and Sports Medicine answers a reader’s question about how to treat a sprained ankle. Q: What’s the best method for treatment for a sprained ankle? A: For a sprained ankle, remember the RICE method. … Continue reading

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Dr. Christopher D. Killingsworth from Atlanta Aesthetics answers a reader’s question about breast lifts versus breast augmentations. Q: Do I need a breast lift or an augmentation? A: If you want to achieve or restore the fullness in the upper … Continue reading

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Dr. Mike Majmundar from Northside Facial Cosmetic Surgery answers a reader’s question about stretched earlobes. Q: How do you fix stretched earlobes? A: Decreasing the risk of stretched earlobes begins with proper piercing height. A low piercing will stretch the … Continue reading

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Dr. Jeffrey Kovacic from Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Center answers a reader’s question about joint pain. Q: Do “natural” joint supplements, such as fish oil, that are advertised and sold in stores actually work to help alleviate joint pain? A: … Continue reading

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Dr. Thomas Lyons from DeKalb Medical Physicians Group answers a reader’s question about pregnancy and birth control. Q: I’ve been on birth control pills for five years. How long do I have to wait after stopping the pill to try … Continue reading

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