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Travel Vaccines
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Travel Vaccines

Have you had your cholera jabs yet?   It’s probably the last thing you want to think about before an exciting trip. In our globalized, modern, and mobile world, over 1 million people travel internationally each day. Americans are keen travelers, whether for pleasure, or business. Travel gives us an opportunity to experience other cultures, to...

August 6, 2018August 6, 2018by
Men’s health month
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Men’s health month

June is Men’s Health Month and we share education and awareness about men’s health issues. Increasing awareness of men`s health issues, of preventable health problems and encouraging early detection and treatment of disease is to get more men to go to the doctor on a regular basis. The statistics are staggering: seven million American men...

June 11, 2018June 11, 2018by
High Blood Pressure education
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High Blood Pressure education

Hypertension—a major risk factor for heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States—will take center stage during Hypertension Awareness Month in May and World Hypertension Day on Thursday, May 17. Hypertension is another name for high blood pressure. One-third of Americans with high blood pressure don’t know they have it. About 80...

May 7, 2018July 17, 2018by
The World Asthma Day.
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The World Asthma Day.

The Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) organized the World Asthma Day on the first Tuesday of May. This World Asthma Day encourages clinicians and others to focus on identifying allergens and irritants that can lead to asthma attacks. The aim of this event is to raise asthma awareness throughout the world and to enhance the...

April 30, 2018May 3, 2018by
Chronic disease management
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Chronic disease management

What exactly is a chronic disease? By definition, it is a medical condition that lasts more than 3 months and is not preventable nor is it curable. About 133 million Americans–45% of the total U.S. population–live with a chronic condition. Diabetes, arthritis, high cholesterol, hypertension, asthma, and heart disease, and other chronic diseases can make...

April 10, 2018July 17, 2018by
Seasonal Diseases
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Seasonal Diseases

As we head into spring, some diseases appear to occur with a pattern of seasonal variation. Diseases which are caused due to the effects of the seasons are called seasonal diseases. Seasonal fluctuations in disease have been recognized for millennia. The spring and autumn months have a higher frequency of almost all diseases … and...

March 14, 2018May 4, 2018by
NGM Blood tests
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NGM Blood tests

The most important thing that anyone can do when feeling ill is to see a caring physician. Our bodies change constantly, and one of the most valuable tools that the physician uses to assess your health is the laboratory blood test. Blood tests take an internal and dynamic ‘snapshot’ of you, at the time of...

February 12, 2018May 4, 2018by
National Glaucoma Awareness Month
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National Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma, with almost no signs or systems, is the leading cause of vision loss and irreversible blindness in the United States. The most important thing to remember about glaucoma is that early diagnosis and treatment is the key to preserving sight. Glaucoma often goes undetected because it is a...

January 10, 2018May 4, 2018by
Influenza and Seasonal Flu Vaccines
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Influenza and Seasonal Flu Vaccines

Influenza and Seasonal Flu Vaccines Influenza Influenza is a most common viral diseases in the world and characterized by large-scale seasonal outbreaks. The cause of the disease is the influenza virus transmitted from person to person through the airways or contact with objects or surfaces infected with the flu virus. Every year there is an...

December 6, 2017May 4, 2018by
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