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8 Ways to Go Meat-Free with Plant-Based Burgers, BBQ and Burritos - Virtua Article

8 Ways to Go Meat Free with Plant-Based Burgers, BBQ and Burritos

Give your next picnic a plant-based twist with a variety of meat-free options that can add creativity to your grilled meals without sacrificing the flavor—or the protein.

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10 Tips for Dealing with Lower Back Pain

10 Tips for Dealing with Lower Back Pain

Sudden injury or the wear and tear of aging are the most common causes of lower back pain. No matter the cause, here are 10 recommendations to relieve and prevent pain.

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Robotic Surgery Relieves Snoring and Cures Sleep Apnea - Virtua Article

Robotic Surgery Relieves Snoring and Cures Sleep Apnea

If you struggle with snoring and sleep apnea, transoral robotic sleep apnea surgery (TORSA) can improve or completely cure the condition with minimal discomfort and downtime.

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Commonsense Tips for Preventing Injuries in Aging Athletes - Virtua Article

Commonsense Tips for Preventing Injuries in Aging Athletes

Physical changes in balance, flexibility and strength can make active, athletic older adults more susceptible to sports injuries. See how you can prevent injuries.

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Radiosurgery Delivers Targeted Treatment for Brain Tumors - Virtua Article

Radiosurgery Delivers Targeted Treatment for Brain Tumors

Penn Medicine Virtua neurosurgeons and radiation oncologists offer stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) to pinpoint brain tumors and deliver targeted radiation treatment.

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Treat and Prevent the 5 Most Common Sports Injuries - Virtua Article

Treat and Prevent the 5 Most Common Sports Injuries

Did your soccer game leave you with a sprain—or is it a strain? Here are the 5 most common sports injuries, how to treat them and what you can do to prevent future injuries.

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Consider the Potential Benefits of Robotic-Assisted Joint Replacement Surgery - Virtua Article

Discover How Robotic-Assisted Joint Replacement Surgery Can Benefit You

Robotic technology amplifies the precision and success of joint replacement surgery. Learn how the robot assists surgeons.

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What You Need to Know About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Virtua Article

What You Need to Know About Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a repetitive stress injury affecting 4 to 10 million Americans. With our reliance on hand devices, it's key to know about symptoms and treatments.

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Meet Dr. Eric Strauss - Virtua

Meet Dr. Eric Strauss

Dr. Eric Strauss, a Virtua hand surgeon, treats disorders of the hand, wrist and elbow such as fractures, carpal tunnel syndrome and reconstructive procedures.

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Losing Weight is a Family Affair for the Schott Family

Losing Weight is a Family Affair for the Schott Family

Amanda and Allison and their father Mark made losing weight a family affair at Virtua. Together, they've lost more than 200 pounds and gained health, energy and endurance.

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Chemotherapy Facts - Virtua

Chemotherapy: Separating Fact from Fiction

Dr. Seth Berk, a medical oncologist and hematologist, explains some of the myths surrounding chemotherapy.

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Cancer Journey - Virtua

Knowing Your Road Ahead

Dr. Stephen Wallace, a Virtua hematology and oncology specialist, says keeping patients informed in their journey is the most effective way to treat cancer.

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - Virtua

Understanding Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Dr. Eric Strauss, Virtua's chief of hand surgery, explains what carpal tunnel syndrome is and how it can effectively be treated.

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Patient Care - Virtua

Importance of One-on-One Patient Care

Medical oncologist and hematologist Dr. James Lee discusses how complete and open communication with his patients will produce the best outcomes.

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Advances in Cancer Care - Virtua

Advances in Cancer Care

Virtua hematologist and oncologist Dr. Maurice Cairoli discusses how far we've come in treating various types of cancers.

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