Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is the most important ligament in the knee for knee stability. It is in the middle of the knee and prevents the shin bone from sliding out in front of the thigh bone.
Are you planning to travel abroad? Some types of international travel, especially to developing countries and rural areas, may have higher health risks. These risks depend on a number of things including where you are traveling, your activities while traveling, the state of your health, and your vaccination history.
If your vision has gotten blurry or cloudy, you may have cataract. Cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision, usually as part of the natural aging process. The effective treatment is surgery to remove the cloudy lens and replace it with an artificial lens.
Low fiber diet and sitting on the toilet for long periods of time are common situations that develop hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are enlarged and swollen blood vessels located in the lower part of the rectum and the anus due to increased pressure within them.
Spinal surgery can be one of the most challenging and risky types of surgery that patients require. The goals of modern spinal surgery are to maximize patient function and accelerate a return to a full life. Robotic Spinal Surgery is one of the latest advances in spinal surgery.
Children seem to come down with a cold or the flu when the weather changes. Even though colds and the flu share some of the same symptoms, the viruses that cause them are different. Generally a child with the flu will appear to be much sicker than a child with a cold.