North Metro Surgery Center
North Metro Surgery Center is a freestanding, outpatient surgical facility in Blaine, MN, specializing in podiatric, gastrointestinal, ENT and eye procedures and services. We believe in compassionate medicine, where our focus is on each individual patient.
Teaching Kids About Eye Protection Leads to Healthy Vision
Vision can be damaged by even the smallest scratch to the eye, and even dust can get lodged in a child’s eye and cause problems. One of the best choices that you can make is to model good eye safety in front of children.
Do E-Cigarettes Pose a Threat for Colon Cancer Risk?
A recent laboratory study, led by UCLA professor Dr. Steven M. Dubinett, found that the nicotine-laced vapor from electronic cigarettes promoted the development of cancer in human lung cells, similar to the way that tobacco smoke does.
Pros and Cons of Buying Organic Food
In terms of nutrition, there is little difference between organic food and regular food. The primary health concern lies in exposure to pesticide residues, hormones and antibiotic-resistant bacteria.