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Proactive Measures to Prevent Unwanted Holiday Weight Gain

Sandra Harrison, MSA, RD | Friday, November 22 2013

With the holiday season and celebrations approaching, our focus on healthy meal and/or snack choices is important in order to prevent unwanted weight gain. Studies show that most people don’t lose the extra weight they… > READ MORE

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What happens when we are not well protected against the flu virus?

Daniel Haight, MD | Wednesday, November 6 2013

Flu is a preventable disease and we have a safe vaccine that is available. Reducing the risk of flu is many times better than the real illness that kills thousands of people a year in… > READ MORE

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An Old Killer, Still Common Today, but Largely Unrecognized

Daniel Haight, MD | Monday, September 30 2013

Every week, over 700 Americans die from an overwhelming infection that many have never heard of. It is called Sepsis. An older name for this is “blood poisoning” and it’s caused when tiny microscopic germs, usually bacteria,… > READ MORE

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e-Cigarettes: Are More Young People “Using” Them?

Daniel Haight, MD | Tuesday, September 24 2013

If you have successfully kicked the smoking habit, you likely had many reasons: saving your health and the health of others, plus saving a lot of money to name a few. Better yet: Breaking away… > READ MORE

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What Athletes Should Know About Concussions

Olumide Sobowale, MD | Monday, September 16 2013

So what exactly is a concussion? A concussion is a brain injury caused by a blow or jolt to the head or by a blow to the body that causes the head and brain to… > READ MORE

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Understanding Psoriasis

Daniel Haight, MD | Wednesday, August 28 2013

A person might ask, “What are these spots on my skin?” or feel embarrassed if others stare and think they are contagious. (They are not.) The spots are often much larger than the size of a… > READ MORE

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