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Signs and Symptoms of an STI

STI’s (Sexually Transmitted Infections), also known as STD’s (Sexually Transmitted Diseases) are very common, affecting more than 20 million Americans each year. But does common mean not dangerous? Not necessarily.  Having an STI is among the most important public health issues in the nation owing to the fact that certain STI’s can cause infertility, premature and […]

By |April 17th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Signs and Symptoms of an STI

How to Prevent and Cure a UTI

March is Kidney Awareness Month, so we thought it a good time to explore how to prevent, as well as cure a UTI. The connection may not leap to the eye, but in fact Urinary Tract Infections can lead to kidney infections, and eventually kidney disease. This is why it is so important that we […]

By |March 27th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on How to Prevent and Cure a UTI

Top Ways to Prevent a Heart Attack

Sometimes, a heart attack can manifest with only the symptoms of mild pain or discomfort. There are times when a person experiencing a heart attack may not even be sure of what is happening. It is a scary truth, but luckily there are ways of preventing a heart attack.  We’ve come up with the top 5 ways to […]

By |March 7th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Top Ways to Prevent a Heart Attack

Why Won’t My Cough Go Away?

Many things can cause a cough, and the most common being that your body is trying to clear your airways from some type of obstruction. Simply that. However, often times it can be something else.  Here is a list of possible causes you will want to keep an eye on:

A Virus: Your cough may be a reminder of […]

By |February 27th, 2018|Blog, What We Treat|Comments Off on Why Won’t My Cough Go Away?

Do I Have Bronchitis or Pneumonia?

Although we see pneumonia more often in the cold weather, this respiratory illness can strike at any time of the year, and is frequently associated with untreated bronchitis. Often times it can be hard to distinguish whether you have  bronchitis  or  pneumonia because the symptoms can overlap, and in general be very similar. At any time,  if there is confusion, you shouldn’t […]

By |January 19th, 2018|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Do I Have Bronchitis or Pneumonia?

Know the Symptoms of Hypothermia

Although “cyclone bomb” is a term we’re just now learning about and experiencing all along the eastern seaboard and especially in the northeast, hypothermia is a term we’re more than familiar with. Most of us are unaware of many of the serious consequences of the extreme cold, such as hypothermia and frostbite. Negative health effects […]

By |January 4th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Know the Symptoms of Hypothermia

How to Have a Healthy New Year: 5 Tips

Who doesn’t want to have a happy and healthy New Year? We hear time and time again that people want to start their new year off right with a load of crazy, and hard to maintain resolutions. A few weeks into the New Year, we sadly realize that those resolutions have been long forgotten. So […]

By |January 1st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How to Have a Healthy New Year: 5 Tips

Trivalent or Quadrivalent Flu Vaccine?

Did you know there are a number of different Flu vaccines? Not much has changed about the vaccine you’ve been getting for ages until the development of a quadrivalent version in 2012. So here is what you need to know about the different vaccines. 

What is the Quadrivalent Flu Vaccine?
The Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine was developed in 2012 […]

By |December 3rd, 2017|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Trivalent or Quadrivalent Flu Vaccine?

How To Stay Safe This Halloween

Remember when the only challenge you had at Halloween was which superhero your child wanted to be? It’s a whole new world out there these days with everything from candy concerns to clown threats. What’s a trick-or-treater to do when all he or she wants is to come home with a bag full of loot […]

By |October 30th, 2017|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on How To Stay Safe This Halloween

4 Steps to Prevent the Spread of Flu in the Office

Every year, American businesses lose billions of dollars in sick days….and guess what one of the biggest culprit is: You guessed it, the flu. Experts also estimate that the economy will lose about $20 billion in productivity to workers who are influenced by the flu. Besides the flu shot, which we highly recommend getting, there are steps […]

By |October 12th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 4 Steps to Prevent the Spread of Flu in the Office
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