Health Information and Education
We encourage our patients to be active participants for their health and we seek to empower our patients with the tools and knowledge to improve their health by healthy lifestyle choices and sound healthcare decisions.
The following links to websites are prescreened by our physicians and contain information that further explain or assist you in the management of your health problems or prevention of disease. Check these out:http://www.familydoctor.org
Sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians
Health information, tip of the day, disease information such as diabetes, high blood pressure, smoking cessation, etchttp://www.diabetes.org
American Diabetes Association patient education sitehttp://www.hearthub.org
American Heart Association patient education
Information related to heart disease, cholesterol, and stroke and heart attack preventionhttp://www.cdc.gov/travel
Center for Disease Control
For travel information, infection outbreaks, immunization recommendations for children and adults, and much more.health.nih.gov
The National Institute of Health
For information about various health related topics. You will find the DASH diet here and good disease state information about management of diabetes, hypertension, and heart disease.http://www.family.org
Focus on the Family
For advice related to parenting and family life.