November

News Posts in November, 2008

BACK TALK: BACK PAIN MYTHS DEBUNKED
Nov 7, 2008

Next to the common cold, low back pain is the most frequent cause of lost work days in adults under the age of 45, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. About four out of five adults will experience low back pain sometime in their ...

ALVARADO DESIGNATED HEART ATTACK-RECEIVING CENTER
Nov 4, 2008

Alvarado Hospital is designated a STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center by San Diego County. STEMI stands for ST-elevation myocardial infarction. This designation is only given to hospitals that prove their staff can meet stringent standards of ...

ADULT MALE CIRCUMCISION DOES NOT CURTAIL SEXUAL PLEASURE, STUDY FINDS
Nov 3, 2008

A new study found that adult circumcisions do not lead to sexual difficulties among men who were already sexually active. The study appeared in the November 2008 issue of The Journal of Sexual Medicine, the official journal of the International ...