Antibiotic Resistant Infections: A Growing Threat

October 16, 2013 / Michael M. Siegel, MD

Each year 2 million people acquire serious infections from bacteria that are resistant to the antibiotics that previously and successfully treated the problem. In...

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Time to Get Your Flu Shot!

October 10, 2013 / Michael M. Siegel, MD

According to the CDC, October marks the beginning of the flu season, although it varies year to year. We know the flu is no fun, but what exactly is the flu? The flu...

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October 01, 2013 / Kristy Huffman,RN

October may be a month of pumpkins, candy and spooky fun-filled activities, however in the healthcare arena, it is a time to think pink! October is National Breast...

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September 10, 2013 / Kristy Huffman,RN

Child obesity is a nationwide epidemic. The good news is as government, state and local officials continue to bring the issue into the spotlight, more actions and...

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August 27, 2013 / Amritha Roser

Statistics indicate that the average American adult eats out about four to five times per week.  Meals eaten away from home generally tend to be higher in calories,...

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