Health & Wellness
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Health and Wellness Articles
We all know someone that has waited for the anticipated due date to come so they can meet the child they have carried for the past nine months. But when that often-discussed due date comes and goes...
Did you know that unprotected skin can be damaged by the sun’s strong ultraviolet rays in as few as 15 minutes? You know that feeling – your skin starts to get warmer and warmer, and suddenly is...
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Diseases & Conditions
Flu season is coming! Keep up to date on what you can do to prevent the flu. Take 3 actions to Fight the Flu this season...
Learn about diabetes and prediabetes. A long-lasting disease that affects how your body turns food into energy.
Alzheimer's starts slowing and gets worse over time. Sufferers may not recognize family members and have trouble speaking.
PTSD is a disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a traumatic event.
Many of my female patients come to their wellness exam with a laundry list of questions they’ve been waiting all year to ask.