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6 Rules for Faster Recovery, Easier Healing After Surgery

Recovering after surgery is tough on your body — even when you undergo minimally invasive surgery, which is designed to reduce scarring and tissue damage. According to a recent post by Dr. Chris Dickson on “The Doctor Weighs In” blog, proper post-operative care is the key to an easier, faster recovery.Dr. Dickson reports that if…

Female Cancer Symptoms Women Should Know About

A woman has a one in eight chance of being diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. With increased awareness of the importance of early detection and the development of new treatments, the five-year survival rate for women with breast cancer in the U.S. has improved to roughly 90%….