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Vasectomy; What to expect

If you’re done having kids, you might consider getting a vasectomy. Dr. Leonard Shaker, a urologist and partner at Pioneer Valley Urology, s…

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How to keep kids active outside of school

With kids back in school that means they’ll spend most of their day sitting down behind a desk. But how you can keep your kids active outsid…

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Mercy Medical Center's Patient Portal

Mercy Medical Center allows patients to take a more active role in their health care by giving them information in a simple, safe and secure…

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Learn more about Mercy Companions

Whether it’s caring for a loved one who needs assistance or who is recovering from an injury or surgery, Mercy Companions can help meet your…

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Treatment for urinary tract infections

A UTI is an infection in the urinary tract, which can lead to major health problems if left untreated. Ila Shebar, Women’s Health Nurse Prac…

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Understanding Urinary Incontinence

One-third of people older than 60 have some loss of urinary control. Dr. Kevin Asher, MD is a board certified urologist, from Pioneer Valley…

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Treatment for Kidney Stones

It’s quite possible that you or someone you love will have a kidney stone in their lifetime.

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Goodman Vein and Laser Center

Do you suffer from spider or varicose veins? Are you feeling self conscious about your body? The Goodman Vein and Laser Center can help.

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What are Varicose and Spider Veins?

Roughly 80 million people in the United States suffer from some form of vein disease? But you don’t have to live with it The Goodman Vein an…