Mammograms Can and Do Save Lives

The American Cancer Society estimates that 40000 women will die from breast cancer this year. When it comes to life or death – and the quality of days in between – most of us prefer to be safe rather than sorry although there has been... Read More

A Guide for Allergy Sufferers

Estimates vary greatly but up to one in five Americans report seasonal allergy symptoms. While we welcome the warmer temperatures of summer many of us could do without the seasonal pollens that accompany the beautiful flowering plants.... Read More

What Hurts More Than a Mammogram?

We know there's no substitute for inner beauty. But when it comes to the external variety women are well schooled in the “no pain no gain” philosophy. Whether it's huffing and puffing through a spin class or seeing stars during a... Read More

Oh My Aching Head!

Anyone with a bad headache is likely mumbling the same mantra: “Make it stop!” Unlike pain elsewhere in your body a bad headache really can't be ignored. Headaches come in many varieties but each fits under the umbrella of either... Read More

Gold Standard

It's one thing to make a name for yourself in the medical field but it's entirely another to create an unforgettable impact. Such is the case with Dr. J. Richard Steadman a pioneer in the field of orthopaedic surgery. Steadman retired... Read More