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Varicose Veins not just your Grandma’s problem

  More than 40 million people in the U.S. have varicose veins. And contrary to popular belief, it’s not just your grandma’s problem. The swollen, twisted veins can strike anyone at any age and it can lead to serious medical issues. At age 29, Andreas Garcia doesn’t fit the profile for someone with varicose veins. “Never thought of it. It was just, oh my grandma had it. Okay, all old…

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New Treatment for Facial Pain and Migraine Headaches-Now being offered at AI3

Getting serious about blocking pain. Currently there is very little to offer the chronic headache patient. Nearly two thirds of patients discontinue prescription medications due to inadequate relief and side-effects. Today, establishing an SPG block has never been easier. The patented SphenoCath® offers the practitioner the ability to offer a first-line treatment to the chronic headache patient. The SphenoCath® delivers medication that can sustain pain relief in a 15 minute procedure that is comfortable…

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Peripheral Artery Disease PAD

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)   Hardening of the Arteries Is a Red Flag for Vascular Disease, Including Heart Attack and Stroke Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), also known as Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD), is a very common condition affecting 20 percent of Americans age 65 and older. Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) develops most commonly as a result of atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries, which occurs when cholesterol and scar tissue…

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Back surgery: When is it a good idea?

Back pain is extremely common, and surgery often fails to relieve it. Find out why your back hurts and whether surgery might help. By Mayo Clinic Staff   Trauma, aging, improper body mechanics, and normal wear and tear can all injure your spine. Damage to any part of your back or pressure on the nerves in your spine can cause back pain and other symptoms. If you have ongoing back pain,…

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10 Advantages to UFE

Your doctor just told you to have a hysterectomy for your fibroids. Before you do anything, make sure you look into this non-surgical alternative (UFE) 10 Advantages to UFE It’s safe.  At least a million women, worldwide, have been successfully treated It’s simple.  Most procedures take about half an hour It’s cost effective. No lengthy hospital stays or the fees that come with them Symptom relief is immediate. Pain, heavy bleeding,…

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Women’s Health Alert: Hysterectomy and Myomectomy Surgery

Another Reason Uterine Fibroid Embolization is the Best Option Women’s Health Alert: Deadly Cancers of the Uterus Spread by Gynecologists. Stop Morcellating the Uterus in Minimally Invasive and Robot Assisted Hysterectomy and Myomectomy Surgery Laparoscopic power morcellators are medical devices used during different types of laparoscopic (minimally invasive) surgeries. These can include certain procedures to treat uterine fibroids, such as removing the uterus (hysterectomy) or removing the uterine fibroids (myomectomy)….

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