The topic of Vitamin D and Calcium supplementation seems to pop up quite frequently on the evening news. Recent reports on the benefits of Vitamin D have been closely followed by concerns over side effects of too much Vitamin D. Experts vary in the recommendation of supplementation from 500 units daily to 50,000 units weekly, depending on whether you are Vitamin D deficient [...]
I was interviewed earlier this week by WSB Channel 2 here in Atlanta. We are seeing increased cases of influenza in the southeast. In the interview we highlight the benefits of concierge medicine when dealing with influenza. Click on the link below for the full story. Also, be sure to look at my previous video on Flu included [...]
Ive put together a simple guide for living healthy that provides basic recommendations including heart healty diet, preventive health, sleep, and spirituality. Hope you find this useful. I appreciate any feedback you may have on this guide. Living Healthy (click on this link)
A summary of Alzheimer's disease and dementia, as well an excellent colorful video on Alzheimer's.
Gout overview. Symptoms, diagosis and treatment.
Aspirin for primary prevention of heart disease. Who benefits most from taking a daily baby aspirin?
Overview of the common cold. How to distinguish between a viral infection and a bacterial infection.
Overview of over the counter therapy for cough, congestion and the common cold. Symptomatic therapy.
Non Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs. Ibuprofen, Naproxen. Aleve. Motrin. Advil. Voltaren.
Welcome to my blog. My name is Dr. Edward Espinosa. I am an internal medicine physician with a internal medicine practice located in Buckhead, a suburb of Atlanta, GA. The purpose of this blog is to create a forum where I can have a bi directional interactive conversation with my existing patients as well as new patients with regard to new or current health care topics. I’d like to create a source of useful medical information for the reader, and I’d like to increase awareness about my practice and practice style. […]