Preventative Medicine

/Preventative Medicine

The Ultimate Guide to Living Healthy

Ready to Start Living Healthy in 2017? The goal of this post is to provide a guideline for living healthy. We all struggle in implementing these lifestyle changes, but keep in mind that small steps in the right direction will produce results. As always, discuss with your doctor before implementing these recommendations. Consume a [...]

By | November 23rd, 2016|Preventative Medicine|Comments Off on The Ultimate Guide to Living Healthy

A Look at Concierge Medicine in Atlanta

The Choice for Primary Care The field of medicine is undergoing many changes. The primary care doctor of days past is now overextended. Physicians are being forced to practice “more efficient,” assembly line medicine. It is now clear that patients are in need of a solution to the current state of outpatient medical care. [...]

By | November 28th, 2017|Preventative Medicine|1 Comment

Prostate Cancer Screening: Should You Wear the Gown?

Is Prostate Cancer Screening Right for Everyone? In honor of it being Movember I wanted to take a look at prostate cancer and the controversy surrounding prostate cancer screening. Prostate cancer is a common and frequent cause of death in males. In 2016, we expect the US to have 181,000 new prostate cancer [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|Preventative Medicine|Comments Off on Prostate Cancer Screening: Should You Wear the Gown?

Importance of Breast Cancer Screening

Early Detection Saves Lives! October is breast cancer awareness month and with this in mind the importance of screening for breast cancer is front and center for many women. Breast cancer is the second deadliest cancer in women with 1 in 8 women being diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. Worldwide, in [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Preventative Medicine|Comments Off on Importance of Breast Cancer Screening

Cholesterol (Video)

Overview of elevated cholesterol. Dyslipidemia. Hyperlipidemia. Lipids.

By | December 7th, 2012|Nutrition, Preventative Medicine|Comments Off on Cholesterol (Video)