Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the median nerve, which runs from the forearm into the palm of the hand, becomes pressed or pinched at the wrist. We’ll take a look at a local man’s struggle with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and follow up with his doctor from the Penn State Hershey Medical Center.
According to CNN, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday (September 26th) that new cases of the sexually transmitted diseases chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis are at a record high in the U.S, with more than two million new infections last year. Only those three are required by law to be reported to the […]
My dad is a lawyer, a probate attorney I have heard one man refer to him a couple of times. A very good one at that and I am not just saying that because he is my dad. Growing up, my favorite place to hang around was his home office. I was not a loud […]
Prior to antibiotics, half of the world’s population died from infections. This is the reality we now face yet again, unless we somehow manage to get antibiotic resistance under control Bacteria are incredibly adaptable, capable of sharing genetic material through proximity alone. If they’re close enough, gene packages can rapidly transfer between different bacteria Bacteriophages, […]
One more appointment for the day, then I could go sink a few drinks and release my stresses. It had been a day fuelled by strong coffee, due to an unfortunate plague of dreams in which giant crows were scratching at my eyes the night before. I had awoken in terror sweats, and was just […]
Waking up is hard for many people, but it’s almost impossible when you’re depressed. So what do we do when we can’t get out of bed? What if we can’t face the world? The key to waking up early and getting a start on the day is baby steps. You’ll hear me talk a lot […]