Clinical Talk: Questions and Answers About Avoiding Infection

As simple as the procedure may seem, having to undergo any surgery can be intimidating. This Covid-19 pandemicIt makes it even more stressful for patients with new health risks and protocols to follow. while the pandemic initially subsided number outpatient surgeries Even if it was done, they returned to pre-pandemic levels, which were on the …

Baaaack: An Old HPV Infection Might Be Active Again As You Get It

Medically reviewed by Nancy Berman, MSN, ANP-BC, NCMP, FAANP When Tracy Jimenez was 45, she experienced excruciating back and leg pain and sent her to the emergency room, where a doctor diagnosed her with a sciatic nerve problem. Jimenez continued to suffer for almost a year and was rushed back to the emergency room after …