Considering Bunion Removal Surgery: Is It Right for You?

Bunions, those painful and often unsightly bumps that form at the base of the big toe, can significantly impact one’s quality of life. While non-surgical treatments like orthotics and lifestyle changes may provide relief, severe cases may necessitate bunion removal surgery. In this blog post, we’ll explore the factors to consider when deciding if bunion …

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Preparing for a Successful Bunion Removal Surgery: A Comprehensive Guide

Bunion removal surgery, medically known as a bunionectomy, can bring relief to those suffering from the pain and discomfort caused by bunions. While the prospect of surgery may be daunting, proper preparation is key to ensuring a successful outcome and a smooth recovery process. First and foremost, it’s essential to consult with a qualified podiatric …

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Navigating Depression During Thanksgiving: Finding Strength in Vulnerability

As the leaves turn and the holiday season approaches, many anticipate the warmth and joy of Thanksgiving. However, for some, this time can be a challenging period, particularly for those battling depression. Thanksgiving often accentuates feelings of loneliness, amplifying the sense of isolation and intensifying depressive thoughts. The pressure to partake in social gatherings and …

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Demystifying Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a multifaceted mental disorder that impacts millions of individuals globally. It’s not a disguise or a facade that can be donned and discarded at will; instead, it’s a lifelong condition that requires understanding and empathy. Misunderstandings About Schizophrenia: Much like the perplexing tales we share around a campfire, schizophrenia is often enveloped in …

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How to Identify Bunions: Signs and Symptoms

Bunions are a common foot problem that can cause discomfort and affect your overall quality of life. Identifying bunions early is essential for managing the condition effectively. In this blog post, we will discuss the signs and symptoms of bunions to help you recognize them and seek timely treatment. What Are Bunions? Bunions are bony …

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Mental Health and Mindfulness

Mental Health and Mindfulness In an increasingly fast-paced world, the significance of mental health has garnered well-deserved attention. One powerful tool that has emerged in recent years to promote mental well-being is mindfulness. Mindfulness has become a cornerstone of holistic mental health practices. This article delves into the profound connection between mindfulness and mental health, …

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Shedding Light on Schizophrenia: Increasing Awareness and Understanding

Schizophrenia is a complex and often misunderstood mental disorder that affects millions of individuals worldwide. Despite its prevalence, there is a significant lack of awareness and understanding surrounding this condition. In this blog, we aim to raise awareness about schizophrenia, debunk common misconceptions, and provide insights into the challenges faced by individuals living with schizophrenia. …

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Understanding and Overcoming Depression: A Journey Towards Healing

Depression is a complex and often misunderstood mental health condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It can be a debilitating experience, making even the simplest tasks seem overwhelming and robbing individuals of their joy and motivation. In this blog, we will explore the nature of depression, its causes, and most importantly, effective strategies for …

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Prioritizing Mental Health: A Journey to Self-Care and Awareness

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time dedicated to shedding light on the importance of mental well-being and encouraging open conversations about mental health. In a fast-paced and demanding world, it is crucial that we recognize the significance of caring for our mental health just as we do for our physical health. This month …

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Non-Invasive Biomarkers of NASH

The following publication discusses the latest research regarding the Non-Invasive Biomarkers of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH).  Nature Medicine originally published this article, coauthored by ERG’s Vice President of Clinical Pharmacology Services Clay Dehn, on February 10th, 2022. This browser does not support PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF.

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