The flu season peaks annually from December to February. This year has seen a marked decrease in seasonal infections even as the COVID-19 pandemic surges on. Influenza and COVID-19 are both severe and contagious respiratory illnesses, which affect your lungs and breathing. Even though they both present very similar symptoms, they are caused by two [...]
Overview of over the counter therapy for cough, congestion and the common cold. Symptomatic therapy.
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.
Non Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs. Ibuprofen, Naproxen. Aleve. Motrin. Advil. Voltaren.