Patient Online Education

This portion of the website is for patient education materials that will be developed by us over time as we build our practice. Please watch this area in the future for information customized by us from all kinds of source material.

Two good sources for health news on the Internet are WebMD and the Mayo Clinic. Current headlines from those sources are listed below. Make sure to discuss any medical questions or concerns with your physician. There is a lot of medical information on the Internet, but there is no better source of information for you than a one-on-one conversation with a health professional.

WebMD:

  • Listeria Fears Prompt Target, Fresh Market Recalls - Mon, Jul 22, 2019
    The products were sold at Target and Fresh Market stores, and include egg salad, tuna salad and lobster salad.
  • Residents Unaware of Cancer-Causing Toxin in Air - Fri, Jul 19, 2019
    Federal data show an increased cancer risk to neighborhoods across the country around plants that emit a gas called ethylene oxide, which is used to sterilize medical equipment.
  • Heat Bakes the Nation, Here Are Some Safety Tips - Fri, Jul 19, 2019
    Across two-thirds of the United States, over 115 million Americans live where some level of heat alert is already in effect, and 290 million will see temperatures soar past 90 degrees at some point in the next week, USA Today reported Wednesday.

Mayo Clinic: