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Understanding the Two Types of Hypertension

You may have heard of chronic high blood pressure, but did you know there are two different types of this condition? Keep reading to learn more about the differences between primary and secondary hypertension and how we treat them.
Sep 1st, 2023

Risk Factors for Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a debilitating bone disease that affects over 10 million Americans. If you’re worried, take a moment to learn about the risk factors and steps you can take to reduce your risk of developing osteoporosis.
Aug 3rd, 2023

How Does Hormone Replacement Therapy Work?

Are you ready to say goodbye to bothersome menopause symptoms and hello to a restored quality of life? Discover how hormone replacement therapy works and how it can help you take control of your well-being.
Jul 5th, 2023

Common Myths About Vaccines, Debunked

Vaccines play a key role in your health, the health of your child, and the health of your community. Myths about vaccines have circulated for years, so we want you to understand the facts. Keep reading to learn what you need to know.
May 8th, 2023

What Is a Fall Risk Assessment and Who Should Have One?

Falling is a risk at any age, but it’s especially dangerous for older adults, as it can lead to serious medical complications and increases your risk of death. Learn how a fall risk assessment can help and what’s involved in the screening.
Apr 10th, 2023

Who Should Consider STD Testing, and How Often?

Over 20 million new cases of STDs are diagnosed in the US each year, and if you’re sexually active, you’re at risk. Learn about the benefits of confidential STD testing and if you should consider getting tested.
Mar 7th, 2023

The Importance of Annual Exams

Did you know annual physical exams help protect your long-term wellness so you can live your healthiest life? Keep reading to learn why you should never skip this important preventive health visit.
Feb 3rd, 2023

How Do Eating Disorders Contribute to Osteoporosis?

If you have a history of eating disorders, you could have an elevated risk of a disease that weakens your bones. Learn more about osteoporosis, the link between it and eating disorders, and how we can help.
Jan 9th, 2023

The Dangers of Hypertension

Chronic high blood pressure, or hypertension, may not trigger uncomfortable symptoms, but that doesn’t mean this condition is harmless. Keep reading to learn about the dangers of hypertension and how we can help.
Nov 3rd, 2022

Hacks to Help You Thrive During Menopause

The transition into menopause comes with many changes — physical, mental, and emotional. Here’s a look at our top tips for how you can reclaim control of your health and thrive during this turbulent time.
Oct 6th, 2022

Why Maintaining a Healthy Weight Is Important As You Get Older

People of all ages have a hard time maintaining a healthy weight. But as you age, additional challenges arise, like slowing metabolism and mobility issues. If you’re an older adult struggling with your weight, here’s what you need to know.
Sep 7th, 2022

A Closer Look at Secondary Hypertension

Over 80 million Americans have chronic high blood pressure. But did you know an underlying health condition can trigger this disease? Called secondary hypertension, this condition needs medical attention. Here’s what you need to know.
Aug 3rd, 2022

Why You Shouldn't Leave Your Diabetes Untreated

If you’re one of the millions of Americans with diabetes, you’re at risk for developing complications that threaten your life. Take a moment to learn how managing your diabetes can help you avoid these complications and even reverse your disease.
Jul 3rd, 2022

How To Tighten Saggy Skin Without Surgery

Are you dreaming of tighter, firmer skin but hoping to avoid cosmetic surgery? You’re in luck! Nonsurgical skin tightening offers amazing results — no scalpel or downtime required. Here’s what you need to know.
Jun 1st, 2022

How To Manage Herpes Flare-Ups

Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease affecting roughly 1 in 6 Amercans. The infection can trigger flare-ups, when symptoms are active. Here’s a look at how to cope during an outbreak.
May 3rd, 2022

Foods That Can Help Improve Your Blood Pressure

High blood pressure puts your heart and overall health at risk. Fortunately, simple dietary changes can help move your blood pressure in the right direction. Keep reading to learn which foods to eat and which to avoid.
Apr 4th, 2022

What Happens During Preconception Counseling?

If you’re thinking about starting or expanding your family, preconception counseling can give you the best start for a healthy pregnancy and baby. Here’s what to expect and how preconception counseling benefits you and your baby.
Mar 7th, 2022

Know Your Risk Factors for Osteoporosis

If you’re concerned about developing osteoporosis, understand your risk factors so you can take steps now to prevent this debilitating disease. Keep reading to learn what you need to know about osteoporosis and whether you’re at risk.
Feb 1st, 2022

Can Lifestyle Changes Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?

Every year, 1.5 million people are diagnosed with diabetes — mostly Type 2 diabetes. If you’re one of them, you’re probably wondering if you can reverse the condition. Keep reading to learn what you need to know.
Jan 5th, 2022

5 Reasons to Consider Botox® Injections

December is here and the holiday season has arrived. With so many celebrations and get-togethers with family and friends, it’s natural to want to put your best face forward. Here’s a look at why you may want to get a little help from Botox®.
Dec 1st, 2021

Why Are Fall Risk Assessments Important for Seniors?

Falling is a risk at any age, but it’s especially dangerous for seniors, as it can lead to serious medical complications and increases your risk of death. Learn how a fall risk assessment can help and what’s involved in the screening.
Nov 1st, 2021

How Botox® Can Enhance Your Beauty

Are you curious about the best way to enhance your natural beauty and minimize the signs of aging? Learn how Botox®, the most popular nonsurgical treatment for fine lines and wrinkles, can work wonders.
Oct 3rd, 2021

Why Am I Losing My Hair?

Are you losing your hair and struggling to understand why? You’re not alone. Millions of men and women are frustrated by hair loss every day. Learn why your hair is thinning and how we can help.
Sep 1st, 2021

The Importance of a Well-Woman Exam

As a woman, you have health needs that require special attention. Take a moment to learn how your annual well-woman exam helps meet your special health needs and why it’s so important to your overall wellness.
Aug 16th, 2021

The Many Benefits of STD Testing

Did you know that over 20 million new cases of STDs are diagnosed in the US each year? If you’re sexually active, you’re at risk. Learn more about these highly contagious infections and the many benefits of confidential STD testing.
Jun 21st, 2021

What Every Woman Should Know About Osteoporosis

As a woman, your risk of developing osteoporosis is four times greater than a man’s risk. Reduce your chances of getting this debilitating bone disease by learning what you need to know about osteoporosis risk factors, prevention, and treatment.
May 14th, 2021

Is Hair Loss Prematurely Aging You? We Can Help

Are you frustrated by thinning hair that’s making you look older than you feel? Thanks to advances in medicine, you no longer need to struggle. If you’re one of the more than 80 million Americans suffering from hair loss, learn how we can help.
Apr 15th, 2021

5 Menopause Survival Tips

Are you struggling with the symptoms of menopause or worried about the increased health risks it brings? Learn how you can turn your health around and thrive during this big life change with our top survival tips.
Mar 16th, 2021

What Are Your Birth Control Options?

You know this isn’t the right time to have a baby, but choosing the right birth control isn’t always easy. Here’s a look at your birth control options and questions to consider to help you choose the right one.
Feb 9th, 2021

Lifestyle Tips to Manage Your Hypertension

If you have chronic high blood pressure, also called hypertension, start the new year right by doing what you can to lower your numbers and prevent heart health trouble. Here are some simple lifestyle changes to help.
Jan 19th, 2021

The Link Between Osteoporosis and Menopause

Did you know women are four times more likely to develop osteoporosis, a medical condition that causes bone loss? Learn why women are at greater risk and the role menopause plays in the development of this condition.
Dec 8th, 2020

Holiday Survival Tips if You Have Diabetes

If you have diabetes, getting through the holidays while staying in control of your blood sugar is a challenge. Get the information you need with our top survival tips and strategies to keep you healthy this holiday season.
Nov 23rd, 2020

The Difference Between Primary and Secondary Hypertension

If you’ve been told you have chronic high blood pressure, you should know the difference between primary and secondary hypertension to get the help you need. Take a moment to learn more about the types of high blood pressure.
Oct 8th, 2020

Are Your Vaccinations Up To Date?

Both children and adults benefit from vaccinations, which help prevent illnesses and the spread of disease. This year more than ever, staying healthy is a top priority for everyone. Learn more about vaccinations and when you need them.
Sep 15th, 2020

Help for Your Painful Period

Painful periods are an unfortunate reality for many women, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Here’s what you can do to help ease your painful periods.
Aug 31st, 2020

Internal Medicine and COVID19: What You Should Know

Recommendations for dealing with COVID-19 symptoms are all over the internet. But what should you do if you need regular medical care during this global pandemic? Read on to learn more about internal medicine and COVID-19.
Jul 30th, 2020

Say Goodbye to Wrinkles and Fine Lines With Laser Therapy

Wrinkled, damaged skin can make you feel less than your best. Instead of disliking the skin you see in the mirror, say goodbye to the signs of aging with revolutionary IconTM laser therapy. Let Icon help you get back your youthful glow.
Jun 27th, 2020