Ways to Minimize Falls at Home
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | June 19, 2017
Ways to Minimize Falls at Home

Statistics reveal that one out of three senior citizens experiences a fall in the very place that is most familiar to them, namely, at home. Also, the elderly are most likely to be injured while falling, given their higher tendency to lose their balance and fall. One’s home is usually a safe confine for most people, and it should thus…

Neurological Causes of Dizziness
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | June 19, 2017
Neurological Causes of Dizziness

Dizziness, commonly described as a feeling of being unbalanced and lightheaded, can be caused by a number of factors. It could be due to motion sickness or disturbances in the inner ear that lead to imbalance. It can even be due to certain types of medication. Dizziness can also be a symptom in the case of an injury, or an…

Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | June 12, 2017
Causes of Dizziness Related to the Ear

Dizziness is described as feeling unsteady or having a sensation of whirling, or some kind of movement when actually there is none. It can either be a one-time thing, a common occurrence that is temporary, or a serious condition. Dizziness is further characterized into types depending on the causative agent, with the most common type termed vertigo. As we know,…

How Does Colon-Guard Offer a New Alternative to Screen for Polyps?
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | March 10, 2017
How Does Colon-Guard Offer a New Alternative to Screen for Polyps?

Colorectal cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related deaths in the world. The number of deaths due to colon cancer can easily be prevented as colon cancer is a slow-progressing type of cancer, which takes years to develop into a malignant form. During these years, the cancer can easily be prevented by removing the polyps from the colon….

Risk Factors that Increase the Chances of Colon Cancer
Recent Articles, Salerno Medical Associates | March 10, 2017
Risk Factors that Increase the Chances of Colon Cancer

Colon cancer is a matter of concern because it is the second most common cause of death related to cancer, and it can easily be prevented. Regular screening can help detect the presence of malignant clumps of cells and a colonoscopy can remove the clumps during screening itself. Those who are at a higher risk should undergo screening periodically to…