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How long does a joint replacement last?

Joint replacement surgery represents one of the biggest and most life-changing advances in modern medicine. It has meant the difference between disability from crippling arthritis and nearly normal mobility for millions of people in recent…

Banging Into the Sore Spots

Linda: By virtue of being close to each other, we will surely bang into each other’s sore spots. The sore spots are the left over wounds from childhood and sometimes wounds from previous adult relationships. Somewhere in our history there…

Banishing dry winter skin

Do you have dry, itchy winter skin? You’re not alone. During the winter months, many of my patients come into clinic asking about the right cream to use to cure their dry skin. But dry skin care is about so much more than just moisturizers.…

What to do if your child is constipated

Constipation is a very common problem in children. Whether it’s something temporary after an illness or diet change, or something more chronic, up to 20% of children suffer from it at one time or another. As much as it makes people…