What to eat and avoid on the gastric sleeve diet

What to eat and avoid on the gastric sleeve diet

Author: Zawn Villines / Source: Medical News Today A gastric sleeve procedure surgically reduces the stomach to about 15 percent of its previous size. The operation helps people who have it to feel fuller faster and greatly reduces overeating. After surgery, a person...
Hammer toe surgery: What to expect

Hammer toe surgery: What to expect

Author: Zawn Villines / Source: Medical News Today A hammer toe is a potentially painful deformity of the second, third, or fourth toes, where the toe bends upward at the joint, resembling a hammer. When a hammer toe causes pain, and other treatments fail, surgery may...
Nephroptosis: Causes, diagnosis, and treatment

Nephroptosis: Causes, diagnosis, and treatment

Author: Jenna Fletcher / Source: Medical News Today Nephroptosis is a rare condition where a person’s kidney drops down into the pelvis when they stand up. In some cases, nephroptosis can cause severe symptoms, including flank pain and blood in the urine. The...