How to Take Better Care of Your Joints

When’s the last time you thanked your joints for all their hard work? They help you get up in the morning, cook delicious meals, hug you family, and so much more.

When your joints deteriorate over time from wear and tear, though, these same everyday actions can become painful. So, how do you protect your joints to prevent future issues, like osteoarthritis? Here are a few ways that you can show your joint a little more TLC.

6 Myths About Total Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery

It can be difficult to determine whether total hip and knee replacement surgery is right for you. There is a lot of misinformation out there and sometimes you might not feel like you fit with the surgery stereotypes you’ve heard about. Here are six myths you shouldn’t believe – and the real facts about total hip and knee replacements. 1. I’m too young for this kind of surgery Total hip … Read More

Women’s Health Associates

Dr. Cindy Besson at Women’s Health Associates has added a leading edge laser treatment to her practice to resolve gynecologic health issues often caused by menopause. MonaLisa Touch, an in-office procedure that is virtually painless and requires no anesthesia, received FDA clearance in 2014. Dr. Besson is the only physician in the CSRA to offer the special fractional CO2 laser designed to help postmenopausal women as well as breast cancer survivors.

5 Reasons You Need to Visit an Internist Before You Turn 30

nternal medicine physicians are specialists in helping people maintain good health and treating complex medical conditions.

Not all diseases have visible or immediate symptoms. Many develop over time and, if left unchecked, can cause severe problems in the future. It’s why regular doctor visits, blood work and exams are a critical part of a healthy lifestyle.

Southside Pediatrics

As a parent, you have a lot on your mind. When you’re not packing lunches, trying to catch up on sleep or baby-proofing your home, you’re worried about the health of your child.
That’s why getting your child vaccinated is so important. The effort is small, but the payoff can be huge. And the effects go beyond just keeping your child healthy – you can help protect others in your community, too.