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Is it a UTI or an STI?

If you’re making frequent --and painful-- trips to the bathroom, you might assume you have a urinary tract infection. But, there are other conditions that cause pelvic pain and trouble with urination, most notably, sexually transmitted infections like chlamydia and gonorrhea. So, how can you tell if you’re suffering due to a UTI or an  Read more »

By | 2018-05-09T11:37:05+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Health News & Tips|0 Comments

Stop Your Seasonal Allergies Before They Start

If you suffer from seasonal allergic rhinitis (AKA hay fever), then you know the symptoms are downright miserable. The constant sneezing, runny nose, and itchiness make it difficult to deal with even the most simple daily tasks. This spring, learn the best way to stop your seasonal allergies before they start. Understanding Hay Fever Hay  Read more »

By | 2018-05-03T16:15:36+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Health News & Tips|0 Comments

All About Upper Respiratory Infections

If you’ve got a runny nose, an aching throat, and a cough that won’t quit, you can probably blame it on an upper respiratory infection (URI). URIs are one of the most common reasons people visit the doctor, especially in fall and winter. Educate yourself on the illness, and learn ways to battle the miserable  Read more »

By | 2018-05-03T16:14:08+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Health News & Tips|0 Comments

Ultimate Summer Safety Guide

Make summer safety a priority. Summer should be a time of lighthearted amusement, and not unnecessary trips to the doctor! Learn these key summer safety tips to prevent injuries while enjoying all of your favorite seasonal activities. We walk you through the basics of safe grilling, swimming and fireworks.   Safe Grilling and BBQs Each  Read more »

By | 2017-09-13T15:35:30+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Health News & Tips|0 Comments

How to Detect and Prevent Skin Cancer

May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, and a great time to learn about strategies to detect and prevent skin cancer. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, with 1 in 5 Americans developing it in their lifetime. Fortunately, when diagnosed and treated early, skin cancer can almost  Read more »

By | 2017-05-05T12:52:12+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Health News & Tips|0 Comments

Help End Distracted Driving

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), “in 2015 alone, 3,477 people were killed, and 391,000 were injured in motor vehicle crashes involving distracted drivers.” This April, let’s educate ourselves on the hazards of distracted driving and learn how to make the roads safer for everyone. Driving  Read more »

By | 2017-04-06T09:22:22+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Health News & Tips|0 Comments

Make Heart Health a Priority

February is American Heart Month, and the perfect time to make your heart health a priority. Did you know that heart disease accounts for a whopping 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? It’s currently the leading cause of death for both men and women. As a country, we must start taking heart health  Read more »

By | 2017-09-13T16:53:11+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Health News & Tips|0 Comments