Lymphedema: What is it?

Lymphedema is a disease process of the lymphatic system where abnormal accumulation of protein and water develop the interstitial tissue spaces of the body.  So in layman’s terms, you get swelling … [Read more...]

Preventing Sports Related Injuries in Children

I have always been active as a child and participated in activities like dance, gymnastics, cheerleading and karate.  You would think that I was strong enough to participate in track and field when I … [Read more...]

Obesity In Childbearing Years

As a recent OB/GYN intern, I have noticed the significant number of patients being seen not only by myself, but my colleagues and Obstetricians nationwide, of obese pregnant patients.  In the U.S., … [Read more...]