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How Often Should You Get a Pneumonia Shot

How Often Should You Get a Pneumonia Shot?

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s the importance of protecting your health. And, while the flu shot and a potential coronavirus vaccine are top of the mind for many people, there are still other vaccinations that can significantly improve your chances of defending yourself from infectious viruses and bacteria. Such is the case with the […]

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What is an EKG

What is an Electrocardiogram (EKG)?

If you or a loved one have been experiencing unusual chest symptoms, you may be worried about what it means. Is it something temporary? Is it life’s stresses? Is it something that requires immediate medical attention? If you’ve recently been to a doctor to try to figure out what it all means, it’s possible they […]

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Coronavirus vs Flu

Coronavirus vs Flu

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it a lot of uncertainty — putting in jeopardy celebrations, local events, and jobs all over the world. And, while most people have adjusted as best they can by working from home, finding alternative work, and having the kids go to school virtually, there are other aspects of life […]

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Abnormal Pap Smear

What to Do After an Abnormal Pap Smear Test

Going to the gynecologist is hardly on anyone’s list of favorite activities. However, scheduling regular well-woman exams is essential to ensure your health. While the procedure only takes a few minutes, it can be instrumental in saving someone’s life. But, what exactly, is the purpose of a pap smear? What does it mean if you […]

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Types of Genetic Testing

Types of Genetic Testing

When it comes to health news, there are certain topics that are infinitely better well-known than others. Every fall, people get ready for flu season by vaccinating. When someone gets a cold, they know rest, hydration, and increasing their intake of vitamin C will help them return to health as fast as possible. But then […]

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