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Cartiva implant reduces toe pain, improves motion

Surgery to put Cartiva Synthetic Cartilage Implants in the large joints of my big toes has reduced pain and restored motion and function.

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High Blood Sugar Linked to Colon Cancer

A new study suggests that a surprising factor, high blood sugar, may be a key culprit for fuelling the disease among older women. Researchers have previously suspected that there could be a link, but the handful of other studies to date has been inconclusive, with some showing a relationship and some not. According to the American Cancer […]

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nutrition plays vital role in traumatic head injury

Nutrition Plays Vital Role in Traumatic Brain Injury Care

Important news for traumatic brain injury treatment. Actress Natasha Richardson died from complications from bleeding in the brain after sustaining a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a tragic skiing accident in 2009. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines a TBI as an injury caused by “a bump, blow or jolt to the head, […]

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