Bigger Isn’t Better
For such a small thing (about the size of a walnut,) the prostate sure gets a lot of press. The vaguely kidney-bean-shaped gland sits at the base of the male bladder and encircles the urethra, the tube that carries urine and semen out of the body.Be the first to comment! Read more...
For such a small thing (about the size of a walnut,) the prostate sure gets a lot of press. The vaguely kidney-bean-shaped gland sits at the base of the male bladder and encircles the urethra, the tube that carries urine and semen out of the body. Read more..
Expectant moms, take note. While you are tested for a number of things during your pregnancy, from iron deficiency to gestational diabetes, one of the most important tests comes towards the end of your 40 weeks. Read more..
Using FireSteel and lint collected from the laundry, 50-year-old former archaeologist Langdon Plaster lit his first campfire in years. He was far from the grounds of the Boy Scout camp he once loved, and there were no young campers there to observe his fire-starting skills. But for Plaster, this spring afternoon among the trees renewed his spirit and motivated him to keep working toward recovery. Read more..
Maybe you don’t quite consider yourself a senior. After all, having a mailbox that delivers retirement publications, joint supplement offers and estate-planning advice is certainly not the only indicator of age. But perhaps — quite possibly — you are a baby boomer reaching senior status. This is great news! Read more..
How wonderful would it be to wake up being able to see clearly? For many people who depend on glasses or contacts, this sounds like a dream come true. That’s exactly what makes corrective eye surgery sound so appealing. However, LASIK and related surgeries are not for everyone. Read more..
Local Health Updates
- DR. KAVITA TRIPATHI JOINS SOVAH PHYSICIAN PRACTICES
- DR. JAMES TREADWELL JOINS SOVAH HEALTH
- Advante at Lynchburg Yard Sale - October 6th
- Sovah Health is Making Communities Healthier
- Greater Lynchburg Habitat for Humanity and Centra to Host Wall Raising Ceremony
- Centra Lynchburg General Hospital Named One of Top Hospitals in Virginia