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Gastroenterologist Dr. Patrick Hyatt and Minimally Invasive Surgeon Dr. Nora Meenaghan

Surgical Options For Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

January 7, 2013

Those who suffer from gastroesophageal reflux disease often are able to use medicinal and traditional treatments to manage the disease, but when those don't work, doctors said surgery can be an option to correct it.

Dr. Meghan Lynch Discusses What To Do If You Have An Abnormal Pap Smear

December 31, 2012

Pap tests are important when it comes to screening for cervical cancer in women, and it can be frightening to get an abnormal test result, but doctors said to not worry too much if that happens to you.

Mercy urogynecologist Dr. R. Mark Ellerkmann

Dr. Mark Ellerkmann Discusses The Role Weight Gain Can Play In Urinary Incontinence

December 24, 2012

Urinary incontinence is one of the most common and embarrassing ailments affecting women, and doctors said there are many options for treatment, most of which don't involve surgery.

Dr. Clayton Dean of The Maryland Spine Center at Mercy performs minimally invasive spine surgery

Dr. Clayton Dean Discusses Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery Options

December 17, 2012

Those living with herniated discs now have a less invasive surgery as an option that can repair the damaged disc microscopically.

Dr. Robert Atlas, OB/GYN, Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mercy Medical Center

Dr. Robert Atlas Discusses "Understanding Prenatal Tests"

December 10, 2012

Keeping babies healthy is a main priority for expectant mothers, and prenatal tests are very important during that process.

Mercy internist Dr. Dana Simpler provides diet counsel to patient Jeanette Halley

Dr. Dana Simpler Offers Tips On How To Eat Healthy During The Holidays

November 20, 2012

Most people always look forward to Thanksgiving dinner, but those delicious and fattening foods can present some serious problems for some people.

Mercy?s Dr. Jennifer Joh of The Hoffberger Breast Center performs breast surgery

Dr. Jennifer Joh Discusses Treating Benign Breast Pain

September 24, 2012

Benign breast pain is a condition that affects many women. It's one that can be awfully worrisome, but is there anything you can do about it?

Dr. Robert Atlas, OB/GYN, Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mercy Medical Center

Dr. Robert Atlas Discusses Dental Health During Pregnancy

August 27, 2012

Good oral health is always something to practice, but especially so for pregnant women.

Mercy orthopedic surgeon Dr. Kamala Littleton

Dr. Kamala Littleton Discusses Knee Pain

July 23, 2012

Knees are one of the biggest joints in the body and take quite a beating over a lifetime, especially on women, but there are things to do to try to keep knees healthy.

Mercy internist Dr. Gary Kerkvliet, Lutherville Personal Physicians

Mercy Internist Discusses "Water Intoxication"

July 23, 2012

While most people are aware that drinking too little water is a problem, drinking too much could also have dangerous consequences.

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