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Blog Posts in October, 2014

Regional Medical Center Physicians Talk About Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a condition in which patients experience multiple seizures that affects about 1-2% of the world’s population. It is the second most common neurological disorder behind stroke that ...
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Minimally Invasive Stenosis Treatment at Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Back pain is not an unfamiliar problem for Americans, as it is a leading cause of missed work days and long-term disability. In many cases of back pain, stenosis, or a narrowing of the spinal canal, ...
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Should Your Child Really Be Taking Antibiotics

The discovery of antibiotic medication is perhaps one of the most significant developments that led to the advances of modern medicine, but these drugs are far from a cure-all. In fact, the United ...
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What Role Does the Liver Have in Your Body?

Saying that the liver is an important organ is a bit of an understatement, considering that the liver is responsible for filtering harmful substances out of the bloodstream, producing enzymes and ...
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Recognizing Depression as a Medical Concern

More than 19 million Americans are suffering from clinical depression, but despite the staggering number of patients, there is still a big misunderstanding about how serious this mental illness is. ...
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Know Which Habits May Affect Your Cancer Risk

When you combine the most common types of cancer diagnosed in the United States, they collectively account for the second-highest number of fatalities among adults, topped only by heart disease. While ...
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Exploring the Myths About Breast Cancer and Its Treatment

Breast cancer is a disease that all women should be aware of, but the long list of myths surrounding breast cancer may keep you from making informed decisions about your breast care. Despite popular ...
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What Is the Future for Breast Cancer Diagnosis?

Mammograms are typically considered the gold standard for breast cancer screening and with today’s sophisticated digital technologies, mammography is more reliable than ever as a screening tool. ...
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