June 21, 2017
The Impact of Vertebral Compression Fractures
The Impacts of Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis causes bones to become weak and brittle, often leading to fractures of the hips, spine and wrists. Fractures are often the first visible sign of osteoporosis, and if left unrecognized and untreated can have a profound effect on a person’s quality of life and daily activities.
We learn about the causes and prevention methods of osteoporosis from Dr. Heather Hofflich, DO, as well as treatment options with Dr. Douglas Beall, MD, including the vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty. Finally we get to hear from two patients who benefited from a kyphoplasty and how their quality of life has improved.
In today’s digital age, video games have become an integral part of many children’s lives. While gaming can be a source of joy and entertainment, there is growing concern about the addictive nature of these virtual worlds. So, join us as we navigate this virtual landscape and shed light on the importance of understanding and […]
In today’s world, women are taking charge of their reproductive choices like never before. Egg freezing, a groundbreaking fertility preservation technique, has emerged as a game-changer, offering a window of opportunity for those who wish to delay parenthood. Understanding the Process Egg freezing, or oocyte cryopreservation, is a medical procedure that involves harvesting a woman’s […]
In a world dominated by screens and sedentary lifestyles, good posture often takes a back seat. Yet, maintaining proper posture is more than just sitting up straight—it is a gateway to a healthier, more confident you. The Hidden Benefits Good posture is not merely about appearance; it plays a crucial role in our overall health […]