psoriatic arthritis

Psoriatic Arthritis: Conventional and Alternative Therapies

Up to one in four people with psoriasis suffers from a painful inflammation of the joints called psoriatic arthritis. Conventional treatments include drugs that reduce overactive immune response, pain, and joint damage. Alternative therapies can be added to fight inflammation, while lifestyle changes boost treatment response. When people think of psoriasis, they usually imagine skin … Read more

Laser Liposuction

Airsculpt Liposuction FAQs: What Is It and Does It Work?

AirSculpt is a new, minimally invasive laser liposuction technique that requires no needles, stitches, or general anesthesia. It has earned the nickname “lunchtime lipo” due to the short time it takes to complete it and the relatively quick recovery. Research on AirSculpt is sparse but its safety and efficacy can be extrapolated from existing studies on similar … Read more

Cure Toenail Fungus

Can Laser Treatments Cure Toenail Fungus? What the Research Shows

There’s no question that toenail fungus is unpleasant, and often embarrassing. If you’ve tried different products without success, you have likely discovered how difficult it is to get rid of the hardened, disfigured and yellow appearance of infected toenails. Laser treatment of toenail fungus gives many people hope that this frustrating condition can be cured … Read more

Opioid Epidemic

Tackling the Opioid Epidemic: Exparel and Other Opioid-Free Medications for Surgery and Pain Relief

Opioid use has become a national health crisis in the United States. Over 42,000 people died from opioid overdose in 2016, nearly 30% more than in 2015. Large studies are underway to find timely solutions. The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) suggests that opioid alternatives may be the best choice for all patients following surgery. … Read more