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Recognizing and Understanding Celiac Disease By Nirav R. Patel, M.D. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder in which the small intestine is hypersensitive to gluten—a protein commonly found in wheat, rye, and barley. Gluten is typically found in foods such … Continue reading

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physicians and Resurgens Spine Center: The Perfect Combination By Marly N. Dows-Martinez, M.D. Disorders of the spine constitute one of the largest public health problems in America, costing billions of dollars annually. Statistics indicate that in … Continue reading

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It all begins with the heart By Scott D. Miller, M.D. We all want to be healthy. We search for the best diets, try to exercise regularly, and wonder which supplements are the most beneficial. There is an abundance of … Continue reading

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By Grattan Woodson, M.D. and April Secen, L.M.A. The jury is in and the news is great. The hard work of many hair scientists has hit pay dirt and resulted in a breakthrough in our understanding of women’s hair loss. … Continue reading

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By Karen Foley Midtown Athletic Club has a nearly 50-year history as an upscale tennis and fitness leader, dating back to 1970 when Kevie and Alan Schwartz opened the first tennis club in Chicago. Today, the flagship club has transformed, … Continue reading

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By Lisa Perez, M.D. If your parents or grandparents received treatment for their varicose veins in years past, you might have heard horror stories about painful vein stripping and long recovery periods. Many people with venous disease avoided being evaluated … Continue reading

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By Jacob A. Strong, M.D. If you have ever experienced lower back pain, you are not alone. Studies indicate that 60 to 90 percent of the population has experienced it at least once in their lives. The good news is … Continue reading

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By Ho N. Lin, M.D. Healthcare consumerism is a current hot topic and will continue to shape the future landscape of healthcare. As healthcare costs continue to skyrocket, the patient consumer will be burdened with an increasing share of costs. Patients will … Continue reading

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By Jill M. Golsen, DMD Let me explain. As dentists, it was always a challenge for us to get patients to understand the worrisome issues we were seeing in their mouths. So the idea among patients to wait to take … Continue reading

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By Patricia Sánchez, MD More than 60 million Americans have heartburn at least once a month. It is common to experience a little heartburn after eating spicy foods or drinking alcohol. It may feel like chest pain or burning after … Continue reading

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