dr. Isabel David, Colorectal Cancer Survivor

Colorectal Cancer Survivor, Dr Isabel David Tells Her Story

Colorectal Cancer SurvivorDr Isabel David A.K.A “Sandra” Tells Her Story If you missed any articles in this series, here are the links to the three parts to get you up to speed on colorectal cancer: Part 1, colon cancer was initially suspected when Sandra went into the ER with complaints of rectal bleeding, in Part […]

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Diagnosis – How do we Diagnose Colorectal Cancer?

Diagnosis – How do we Diagnose Colorectal Cancer? How did Sandra get diagnosed with Colorectal Cancer? As you may remember from the last blog, colon cancer was initially suspected when she went into the ER with complaints of rectal bleeding. Her CT scan showed a lemon-sized mass in her colon which was suspicious for either […]

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What You Need to Know About Your Blood Pressure

What You Need to Know About Your Blood Pressure February is National Heart month! Continuing with all of the tips that I’ve already given you, I wanted to give you the hard and true facts about blood pressure. Many patients are confused about what their blood pressure means, risk factors for elevated blood pressure, and […]

Who’s that in the picture?

Over this past weekend I enjoyed spending some true quality time with my mother who lives in Mammoth Lakes, Ca., a beautiful small town nestled in the Sierra Nevada mountain range.  We had just gotten back from a day filled with doctor’s appointments, buying matching new winter coats and visiting some incredible sites on the […]