Health

Early detection, prevention critical for skin cancer

While many people see a tan as fashionable, it’s important to remember that tanned skin is damaged skin and that over time, damaged skin can lead to skin cancer. Dr. Scarlett Aldrich with Plastic Surgery Specialists of Lawrence said sun protection is the easiest way to reduce your risk of ...

Plenty of treatments available for athletes with shoulder injuries

Even if you’re not a professional athlete, participating in sports that require repetitive overhead motions can make you more susceptible to shoulder injuries. “Shoulder injuries are commonly seen in baseball pitchers, but any athlete participating in sports that require repetitive ...

Learn more about navigating a high-risk pregnancy

For many women, finding out they’re pregnant is a moment filled with joy and anticipation. But that joy can be replaced with worry and concern if their pregnancy is high-risk. According to the National Institutes of Health, a high-risk pregnancy is one in which a mother, her baby or both ...