Monthly Archives: December 2011

New Year Resolution: Get your medical affairs in order

“Advance directive” is a term most people aren’t familiar with until they are in the midst of a medical crisis. This year, why not plan ahead so your family knows exactly what you want for your health care? The Advance … Continue reading

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Is hand pain slowing you down?

If you’re over 50, osteoarthritis (a.k.a. degenerative arthritis) may be a topic of conversation among you and your friends. Most of the time, osteoarthritis affects the hand, making day-to-day tasks like opening jars, getting dressed and gripping things with your … Continue reading

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Hear Today, Gone Tomorrow

When people experience hearing loss, it can be devastating. This is never more true than when it happens suddenly. “Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss” (SSHL) is a very serious medical emergency often described as going to bed with perfectly good hearing … Continue reading

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