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Coronavirus Feb 2020

2/1/20 – By now, everyone has heard of an outbreak of a respiratory illness caused by a new coronavirus named 2019-nCoV that began in Wuhan, China. Initially, patients diagnosed in Wuhan with…Read More

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Can We Reduce Corporate Healthcare Costs while Improving Benefits?

1/29/20 – The Problem Across the United States, employers are struggling to provide affordable healthcare for their employees without compromising profitability. Employer-sponsored healthcare premiums are at an all-time high with family healthcare…Read More

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A Patient Asks: “How Do You Treat Constipation?”

1/12/20 – Constipation is a far more common cause of bloating, gas, and abdominal pain than people realize. Constipation is defined as infrequent and frequently incomplete bowel movements. It has many known…Read More

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Can Drinking Green Tea Prolong your Life?

1/11/20 – A recent study published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology showed an association between drinking tea and a longer life. “Habitual tea consumption is associated with lower risks of…Read More

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Staying Healthy in Winter

12/18/19 – As a direct primary care physician, I have much more time to provide a medical perspective on a variety of topics to help my patients stay healthy and safe. Given that…Read More

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Encouraging Health and Wellness

12/18/19 – When I chose to pursue medicine as a career, I embraced a mission to manage, cure, and prevent illness. While I’m not able to do all of these things with…Read More

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Vaccines are for Kids . . . and Adults

11/12/19 – We are reminded each year to get a flu shot, but we also need to stay up to date on other vaccinations to maintain good health. Vaccines can decrease our…Read More