March 19, 2021

Westmed Expanding COVID-19 Testing Availability

Westmed Expanding COVID-19 Testing Availability
Westmed is expanding COVID-19 test availability for all patients. All of our Urgent Care sites will now be offering COVID-19 testing for: Back to school Back to work COVID-like symptoms Travel Quarantine testing Confirmed COVID-19…

Could You Be a COVID-19 ‘Long-Hauler’?

Could You Be a COVID-19 ‘Long-Hauler’?
To date, approximately 30 million Americans have tested positive for COVID-19, and as many as one-third of them are still feeling the lingering effects of the infection. Although much remains to be learned about “long…
March 18, 2021

Coronavirus variants: What you need to know

Coronavirus variants: What you need to know
CNET.COM As the United States reaches the one-year anniversary of battling the COVID-19 pandemic, there seems to be a light at the end of the tunnel with more vaccines rolling out. But, another potential threat…
March 17, 2021

New CDC Guidelines for Vaccinated Individuals

New CDC Guidelines for Vaccinated Individuals
  The CDC recently released guidance on relaxed social distancing/mask use for vaccinated individuals. This is a BIG step toward our “new normal”, and shows the benefits of vaccination, above and beyond protecting you from…
March 11, 2021

This Is Why Your Feet Are Always Cold

This Is Why Your Feet Are Always Cold
LIVESTRONG.COM Have cold feet, but in the literal sense? It's wintertime and you may be dealing with chilly tootsies that require slippers on top of socks to stay warm. Or, perhaps you deal with cold…

Your Kids and COVID-19

Your Kids and COVID-19
By: Dr. Daniel Cohen, Pediatrician   A year has passed since the pandemic has become a part of our lives and vernacular. Social distancing, new normal, gaiters and face wear are terms that we do…
February 15, 2021

Everything you Need to Know about Hypertension

Everything you Need to Know about Hypertension
According to the American Heart Association, half of American adults have hypertension. Uncontrolled hypertension is a leading cause of illness for Americans, but fortunately with proper diagnosis and treatment you can take control to prevent…