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Set Yourself Free–HearCare & Associates

It takes a lot of energy to keep up with conversations you can’t hear. You may work at becoming adept at reading lips. You may start making excuses to get away from noisy environments. You may notice your friends and family growing increasingly impatient when you ask them to repeat themselves. It can be frustrating and eventually you may feel that it’s easier to just stay home or limit your contact with others at work to avoid the hassle. […]

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Q&A with Kimberly Mezera, M.D.

Dr. Kimberly Mezera is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the treatment of hand and upper extremity conditions including nerve compression syndromes, tendinitis, arthritis of the hand, wrist and elbow, fractures and trauma care—including microsurgical repair. […]

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Choosing Home Health–Grayson Home Health

When home health services are prescribed by your physician, or when you believe you could benefit from either short or long-term care in your home, you have an important decision to make. Home health agencies differ in many areas that may be important to you, such as range of services and the credentials and experience of those who provide them. […]

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The Perfect Fit–Customizing Your Knee Replacement Surgery–Dr. Richard G. Buch

People living with advanced knee arthritis often experience severe pain when climbing stairs, exercising or even just walking. Medication, physical therapy, and injections are commonly prescribed to treat the pain associated with arthritis, but these options often provide only short term or partial relief. For many patients a knee replacement is the only option left. […]