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2.13.2019

Did you know that women are less likely than men to survive their first heart attack? …that the signs of a heart attack can be different for women than for men - especially when under the age of 55? Watch this funny video with some serious info…

2.06.2019

Are you considering LASIK surgery? Maybe you've worn glasses or contacts for years, like me. I got glasses in the 2nd grade. Let me just say that 30+ years ago, the options for children's glasses all had one thing in common: oversized! 

 

Now, I'm 8 years post-LASIK and reflecting on my tips to determine if it's right for you….

1.30.2019

 

Today's blog is a guest post by Dr. Ken Davidson, M.D. of eDocAmerica.

Around six million people go to the emergency department each year with chest pain.  In many cases, the determination has to be made as to whether the chest pain is due to a relatively minor condition or to a life-threatening process.  Often this means making the distinction between heartburn (a gastrointestinal condition) and angina or heart attack (heart-related conditions), since these can all present with similar symptoms. 

1.25.2019

Have you ever ridden a roller coaster with an automated camera that takes your picture at a dramatic point of the ride? Your photo is displayed on a screen when you exit. This happened to me and what I saw on the screen was MUCH scarier than the ride itself – it was my scalp! 

1.16.2019

How many times have you felt like you were sitting in front of a doctor who could care less about you and your symptoms? Have you ever moved to a new city and dreaded the hunt for a family doctor? I have.

1.09.2019

This is a guest post by Dr. Anita Bennett MD with eDocAmerica.com.

1.02.2019

How many times a week do you work out? This question often stirs up a mixed bag of feelings and responses. Most people I know find the task of working out to be quite difficult to accomplish. Many of us are successful in our career pursuits; however, we face tradeoffs when it comes to our physical fitness.

12.26.2018

How can another year be coming to an end already? That means it’s time for our traditional “best of” list recapping our top 2018 articles. 

So, take a few minutes to catch some of our top tips for controlling your healthcare (and more). Here we go….

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