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Mini-Stroke

Mini-stroke or pre-stroke are synonymous with the term TIA or Transient Ischemic Attack. TIA  is a transient (brief) episode of neurological changes without evidence of an acute infarction (stroke) on an MRI. TIA symptoms...

Insomnia

“I CAN’T SLEEP” I hate it when I lay in bed and I feel tired and I need to get up early for work, but I can’t sleep.  Or, I wake up to go...

Cholesterol

ELEVATED CHOLESTEROL Other terms for elevated cholesterol are hyperlipidemia, hypercholesterolemia or dyslipidemia.  It is estimated that nearly half of the U.S. population has some form of dyslipidemia, especially among Caucasian and Asian populations. These...

GERD

GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GERD) GERD often feels like chest pain. At times it is hard to determine if Chest pain is caused by a heart problem or something else. It is best to rule...

Gout

For anyone who has ever had gout I am sure you don’t ever want that to happen again. Gout is a common disease that affects joints and is a form of arthritis that is...

Fall Prevention

I feel we should spend some time talking about falls. This is a topic I feel passionate about. My mom experienced a fall as a result of her neurodegenerative disease. She fell in her...