February

News Posts in February, 2010

NEW PROCEDURE: STENTS FOR YOUR NOSE
Feb 24, 2010

Exciting Advances for Chronic Sinusitis Sufferers For years, cardiologists have used medical stents for everything from strengthening arteries in angioplasties to improving blood flow in the heart. Recently, the stent, a tube used to prevent or ...

SEX DURING PREGNANCY: WOMEN TELL ALL
Feb 22, 2010

Level of sexual activity during pregnancy is something many couples don’t talk about. Many wonder if it normal to have an increased or decreased desire? Will it hurt the baby? In the February issue of The Journal of Sexual Medicine, doctors ...

ALVARADO HOSPITAL GREATLY REDUCES CARBON FOOTPRINT
Feb 11, 2010

Alvarado Hospital Makes a Big Impact in Patient Care While Treading Lightly on the Environment Alvarado Hospital, a forerunner in healthcare innovation, will save more than 7 million kilowatt hours of energy over the next five years by teaming with ...

NEW ANKLE PROCEDURE FOR THOSE WITH EXTREME ANKLE PAIN
Feb 1, 2010

San Diego Physician Performs a Rare Ankle-Replacement Procedure for Patients with Extreme Ankle Pain If Julie Daniel’s ankle were a car, the check engine light would have been blinking for 40 years. In 1969, Daniel, in her early 20s, broke her ...