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What is an Endocrinologist?

May. 10, 2017

Virtually every critical human function – including sleep, metabolism, sexual reproduction, growth, and development – are regulated by hormones. Hormones are produced by a network of glands that ... Read More.


Should I Use Urgent Care or the Emergency Room?

Should I Use Urgent Care or the Emergency Room?

Apr. 12, 2017

When you need immediate medical treatment and can't wait days for your regular doctor to treat it, your first reaction might be to go to the hospital. But after thinking about the cost and wait ti... Read More.


Spotlight on Kidney Disease

Mar. 29, 2017

Nearly two percent of Americans are living with kidney disease, and deaths related to the condition number over 48,000 every year. This makes it the ninth leading cause of death in the country. Ad... Read More.


American Heart Month: Spotlight on Heart Disease

Feb. 16, 2017

 In recognition of American Heart Month, it is important to take a moment to understand just how serious heart disease is. Every year, more than 600,000 people in the United States die of heart di... Read More.


Are You at Risk For Glaucoma? Top 5 Risk Factors

Jan. 23, 2017

More than 3 million Americans are living with the sight-stealing eye disease known as glaucoma, and more than half are unaware they have the disease. Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in... Read More.


Diabetic Wound Care & Prevention Tips for Winter

Dec. 21, 2016

More than 29 million Americans living with diabetes face daily challenges when trying to properly manage their condition. It’s important that people with diabetes learn to control their condition.... Read More.


Conquer COPD this holiday season with these 4 easy tips

Nov. 29, 2016

November is National COPD Awareness Month. Did you know that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is the third leading cause of death in the United States? According to the American Lung ... Read More.


Spotlight of Sickle Cell Disease

Sep. 29, 2016

Approximately 100,000 Americans have sickle cell disease. Although the exact number of people living with sickle cell disease is unknown, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute says more th... Read More.


5 Ways to Reduce Your Child's Back-to-School Anxiety

Aug. 31, 2016

Is it just first day butterflies or anxiety? Whether you have a kindergartner or a high school freshman, kids of all ages experience back-to-school anxiety. In the days leading up to the first da... Read More.


Are You at Risk for Cataracts?

Jun. 30, 2016

The risk of developing certain health conditions increases significantly as we age. Vision loss due to cataracts is a common condition associated with aging. In fact, cataracts are the leading cau... Read More.


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