Which medications, tests, and treatments should you really get? Recommendations for “Choosing Wisely”

When it comes to our health we often want to know as much as possible. But sometimes there is just too much information on what to do to stay healthy. Continue reading

LASIK surgery: eye opening information on patient risk

LASIK (Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis) is a surgical procedure intended to improve a person’s vision by changing the shape of the cornea and improving the eye’s ability to focus. It has become increasingly popular in the U.S. in recent years. However, the surgery is not without risks. What are the risks, and how do you know if you’re a good candidate for the surgery? Continue reading