Mather Hospital debuts new gambling addiction treatment services  

Mather Hospital debuts new gambling addiction treatment services. Football pools. Lottery tickets. Raffles. Horse racing. Casinos. For most people, these types of gambling are fun and don’t lead to any long-term gambling problems. But with the legalization of online sports betting in New York State last January, the potential for gambling addictions has increased exponentially.…

What you need to know about lung cancer screening

Here’s what you need to know about the new lung cancer screening guidelines Do you currently smoke or are you a former smoker? If so, you may benefit from an annual lung cancer screening. Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of lung cancer and according to the CDC, lung cancer is the third most common…

Person with back pain looking at spine model with doctor

Chronic back pain not responding to traditional treatment?

Patients with chronic low back pain can suffer for many years, trying different therapies to relieve their pain. In the past, patients were often diagnosed with discogenic pain or spinal joint pain (originating from the disc or spine joints) – and treated with a course of care that focused on the joint or disc. However,…