Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 28

Question for all patients out there???

New Series Bedside Manner How important is it to you for your physician to have good bedside manner?

Jul 26

Preparing for a Biopsy

The thought of having a breast biopsy can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be. This article discusses biopsy options and what to expect when you go in for this procedure: http://cbirkedal.com/blog/biopsy-the-early-warning/ Posted by: Axiom Healthcare Marketing

Jul 26

Biopsy: The Early Warning

It’s a scenario you pray never happens to you. You – or a relative or friend – schedule a mammogram and the physician discovers a suspicious mass on the x-ray. It may be nothing to worry about; most lumps and masses found during breast exams are benign and no cause for concern. However, it also …

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Jul 22

Gastric Sleeve Surgery

Find out more about gastric sleeve surgery HERE.

Jul 15

Listen to Your Legs

Varicose veins could be a sign of a potentially serious vascular condition. The following article discusses signs and symptoms of venous insufficiency and how to deal with it before it becomes a threat to your health: http://cbirkedal.com/blog/venous-insufficiency-going-against-the-flow/ Posted by: Axiom Healthcare Marketing

Jul 11

Venous Insufficiency: Going Against the Flow

The human body is a marvelously designed organism whose parts normally interact smoothly to maintain optimal functioning with little or no conscious effort on our part. However, the body also is in a fine balance and, when that equilibrium is disturbed, it can result in serious, even life-threatening conditions. One bodily system whose malfunction can …

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Jul 08

What Does the Gallbladder Do?

The gallbladder is a small but important organ that is largely a mystery to most people. Learn about the functions of this little powerhouse and what to do when it’s not working the way it should: http://cbirkedal.com/blog/understanding-the-gallbladder/ Posted by: Axiom Healthcare Marketing

Jul 08

Understanding the Gallbladder

Tucked just beneath your liver is a small organ to which few people give much thought and whose function is a complete mystery to most people. It’s a rather tiny little thing: perhaps three inches long and an inch and a half around when it is filled with fluids. It produces no hormones or other …

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Jul 03

Happy 4th of July

From all of us

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