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Carpal Tunnel Surgery

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Carpal tunnel surgery is a procedure designed to address the numbness, tingling, and discomfort produced by carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal tunnel syndrome can develop quite …more…

The Benefits of Annual Visits for Men

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Men don’t like going to the doctor (which is a shock, we know). According to the CDC, men are half as likely to go to …more…

Getting to Your Goal: Managing Diabetes

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Diabetes is a chronic disease that, although serious, can be managed with diligent care and maintenance. At Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C., both Susan Fanta, M.D., and Martha …more…

Vitamin D and COVID-19

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By Susan Fanta, M.D., Board Certified – Internal Medicine I have been approached by numerous patients about whether they should consume a supplement of vitamin D to aid …more…

Make Annual Exams a Priority

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If you’re like many people, you’ve neglected to schedule an annual exam or two for yourself or your children. Making and attending your appointment can seem like a …more…

Achilles Tendonitis Treatment

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Achilles tendonitis is a relatively common aggravation of the Achilles tendon. As a result, Achilles tendonitis treatment is usually something patients can address with homecare, …more…

Demystifying Palliative Care

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In recent years, the number of cases of people suffering from chronic illnesses has started to increase. Scientists and medical researchers offer up a variety …more…

Annual Visit Mammograms for Breast Cancer Prevention

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We’ve all heard the stories about women changing their healthcare plans in the wake of COVID-19. Most prominently, women seem to be skipping their annual …more…

Strong Relationships Keep Yankton Rheumatologist Close to Home

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Rheumatologist Leann Bassing has strong ties to Yankton, having grown up in the community of 15,000; she even chose to return to her hometown to practice at Yankton …more…

Common Sports-Related Injuries And What To Do About Them

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If you’re the parent of an athlete, you probably know the fear and stress that results when your child experiences a sports-related injury. Whether it’s …more…

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