When you hear the term “skin cancer,” you probably picture the condition as a result of being overexposed to the hot summer sun. While that’s certainly the case for many individuals, the cold winter months can be just as dangerous for our skin. Obviously if you’re out in the cold we’ll have more layers on […]
4 Reasons Why You May Need Thyroid Surgery
Your thyroid gland is responsible for a number of bodily functions, including the production of key hormones, but if problems develop, part or all of the gland may need to be removed. Some thyroid problems can be safely managed with conservative treatments, but for the sake of this blog, we’re going to shine a light […]
Can Hot Drinks Put You At Risk For Esophageal Cancer?
Do you enjoy your coffee piping hot in the morning? Or a steaming cup of tea before bed? While these hot drinks may taste good, new research suggests they may be putting your esophagus at risk. For the study, researchers enrolled nearly 50,000 people between the ages of 40 and 75 years old. Individuals from […]