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5 Signs Your Surgical Wound Is Infected

Have you had surgery? If you have a surgical incision, it’s crucial to watch it closely to ensure you heal correctly. Keep reading to learn about surgical infections that can affect these wounds and how to spot a problem.

Oct 4th, 2021
Benefits of Bioengineered Skin Grafts

You may have heard of skin grafting. But did you know that advanced techniques use grafts produced in a lab instead of skin from your body? Keep reading to learn more about this process and the benefits it brings to wound care and healing.

Sep 1st, 2021
How to Avoid Diabetic Ulcer Complications

Diabetes often leads to nerve damage and poor circulation, two issues that can significantly affect the healing process. Keep reading to learn how to prevent wound problems when you have diabetes.

Aug 1st, 2021
What To Do When Your Wound Gets Infected

It’s usually possible to safely treat small wounds at home. But any wounds with signs of infection require prompt attention, especially if you have an underlying health condition. Learn how to spot a problem and how to respond.

Jul 15th, 2021
Treating Pilonidal Cysts

Do you have a lump near your tailbone causing pain and discomfort? A pilonidal cyst could be to blame. Fortunately, with the right treatment, it can become a distant memory in no time. Keep reading to learn how.

Jun 7th, 2021
Possible Complications After Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery has revolutionized skin cancer treatment by providing the most precise level of care while preserving as much healthy tissue as possible. But it also requires specialized attention during the healing process. Here’s why.

May 25th, 2021
7 Conditions That Respond Well to Compression Therapy

There are different types of compression therapy, but the most common medical form involves special socks or stockings. Here’s how this versatile approach provides noninvasive solutions for numerous conditions.

Mar 15th, 2021
Is Your Bone Infected?

When it comes to infections, few people think their bones could be at risk. But certain factors can increase your chances of developing this rare condition. Keep reading to learn more.

Feb 16th, 2021
Understanding Pilonidal Cysts

Have you noticed a painful bump near your tailbone? Is there draining or redness in the area? These are just a few signs you could have a pilonidal cyst. Learn how it can lead to problems and what you can do about it.

Jan 18th, 2021
Stubborn Diabetic Foot Ulcers and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Ignoring sores on your feet that heal slowly can put you at risk of serious complications, especially when you have diabetes. Fortunately, hyperbaric oxygen therapy can significantly improve the healing process, even with diabetic foot ulcers.

Oct 14th, 2020
Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.

May 24th, 2021