January 4, 2022Guest Blog, Treatments

Cancer Pain Treatment Options

More than 50% of all patients with cancer have at least moderate pain. While opiates are the mainstay of pain control, these do not always result in satisfactory relief and do have side effects, including constipation, drowsiness and dependence. If you do not achieve adequate pain control on medications or those medications cause side effects, […]

September 7, 2021Featured, Treatments

September is National Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month

September is National Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness Month. Peripheral artery disease (PAD) affects over 8.5 million Americans and over 200 million people worldwide. What is peripheral artery disease? Peripheral artery disease is a narrowing of the peripheral arteries that carry blood away from the heart to other parts of the body. The most common type […]

August 31, 2021Treatments

What is a hysterosalpingogram?

A hysterosalpingogram (HSG) is an exam that looks at the condition of the uterus, fallopian tubes and abdominal area around them. It is primarily used to determine reasons why a woman may have difficulty becoming pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy. It is also done for women who have had tubal ligation or permanent contraceptive devices […]