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September 4, 2019 By ashwin1

Career planning is required to have clear goals and paths to achieve them. In the absence of a goal or a clear path, your life is directionless. Once you have defined your goal and path, it motivates and encourages you to gain skills and develop competencies to achieve it. These competencies can be technical, conceptual

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Common Symptoms and Causes of Sleep Apnea

September 3, 2019 By ashwin

In essence, sleep apnea is a sleep disorder where breathing stops and starts repeatedly. If you snore loudly and wake up tired even after a full night’s sleep, it is likely that you have sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is classified into 3 main types: Obstructive sleep apnea – this is one of the most common

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Common Symptoms and Causes of Sleep Apnea
When is surgery an option for Crohn’s disease?

When is surgery an option for Crohn’s dis...

August 3, 2019 By ashwin

Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that damages the small and large intestines. A doctor may recommend Crohn’s disease surgery for a person with severe symptoms if other treatments are not helping. Surgery does not cure Crohn’s disease, but it can reduce complications associated with the disease. According to the United States’ National Institute of Diabetes

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Types of Robotic Surgery

July 4, 2019 By ashwin

Surgeons at Summerlin Hospital Medical Center use robotic surgery for gynecologic procedures, prostate surgery, kidney surgery, gallbladder surgery and other procedures. Potential benefits of minimally invasive robotic surgery over open surgery may include a shorter hospital stay, less post-operative pain, a quicker recovery, less risk of infection and less scarring. Robotic Gynecologic Surgery For some

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Types of Robotic Surgery
Types of Epilepsy Surgery

Types of Epilepsy Surgery

June 2, 2019 By ashwin

Multiple Subpial Transections (MST) Multiple subpial resections are an alternate type of surgery that is used if seizures begin in a region of the brain that cannot be removed safely. This would include areas in the brain that control speech or movement. This surgical procedure involves the neurosurgeon opening the skull and making a series of

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What are the different types of surgery used to...

May 1, 2019 By ashwin

What are the different types of surgery used to treat epilepsy? Different surgeries are available for different types of epilepsy. These include Focal Resection Surgery that removes the area of the brain causing seizures is called a focal resection. The area of brain being removed is referred to as the “seizure focus,” meaning the place where

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What are the different types of surgery used to treat epilepsy?
Health Tips for Women

Health Tips for Women

April 5, 2019 By ashwin

1. Zap your stress. “The biggest issue I see in most of my patients is that they have too much on their plates and want to juggle it all. Stress can have significant health consequences, from infertility to higher risks of depression, anxiety, and heart disease. Find the stress-reduction method that works for you and stick with it.” 2. Stop dieting. “Eating

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Health Tips for Reducing Stress Naturally

March 6, 2019 By ashwin

According to the American Psychological Association (APA), fifty-nine percent of U.S. adults say that the current divide within the country causes them stress. “We’re seeing significant stress transcending party lines,” reports APA CEP Arthur C. Evans Jr., Ph.D. “The uncertainty and unpredictability tied to the future of our nation is affecting the health and well-being of many

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Health Tips for Reducing Stress Naturally
Health Tips for Men

Health Tips for Men

February 7, 2019 By ashwin

1) Don’t smoke. Smoking is estimated to kill 400,000 Americans every single year. That’s the equivalent death toll of three jumbo jet crashes every single day! Choosing not to smoke is, without a doubt, the single most important health decision you can make. 2) Control your weight. This is not as easy a No. 2

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Nutrition Tips for Improving Your Health

January 12, 2019 By ashwin

Good nutrition is one of the keys to a healthy life. You can improve your health by keeping a balanced diet. You should eat foods that contain vitamins and minerals. This includes fruits, vegetables, whole grains, dairy, and a source of protein. Ask yourself the following questions. If you answer yes to any of them,

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Nutrition Tips for Improving Your Health