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June 10, 2014

The Amazing Mystery of Hiccups by K. Verdugo

Hiccups are involuntary contractions of the diaphragm. These involuntary contractions can occur when the vagus nerve, or one of its branches, which runs from the brain […]
June 5, 2014

Skin Exams and Early Detection of Melanoma by Alison Sims M.D.

A common question asked during any routine office visit at our urgent care is “by the way, doctor, could you also look at this spot on […]
June 3, 2014

Q. & A. with Dr. Kiskila- This Month’s Topic: Hand Sanitizers

  This Month’s Topic- Hand Sanitizers Question:  Dr. Kiskila, I’ve heard that hand sanitizers may compromise a person’s ability to naturally fight off bacteria and germs.  […]
May 27, 2014

Middle Ear Infections by Nathan Kiskila, M.D.

Middle ear infections are seen with the physical presence of middle ear inflammation and symptoms like fever and ear pain. Middle ear infections typically arise as […]