June 7, 2016
Inhaler Urgent Care

New devices, wearable system aim to predict, prevent asthma attacks

“Researchers have developed an integrated, wearable system that monitors a user’s environment, heart rate and other physical attributes with the goal of predicting and preventing asthma […]
May 25, 2016
Sports Medicine

Just How Short Can Your Workout Be?

“You’ve probably heard you need to exercise for 30 minutes a day to be healthy, but if you make your workouts more intense, you may be […]
May 16, 2016
Osteoporosis arm

May is National Osteoporosis Month. Ask about a bone density scan to help diagnose osteoporosis and help prevent fractures. (208)238-1000

“Nearly 56 million American adults have osteoporosis or low bone density. Each year, osteoporosis causes two million broken bones in the U.S. alone. These fractures result […]
May 11, 2016
playground pediatrics

Pediatrics Medical Journal study suggests more kids are getting TBIs on playgrounds

“A new study in the Pediatrics Medical Journal found that more children are getting serious head injuries on the playground.” “Toys like monkey bars and swings […]
May 4, 2016
baby family medicine

Arsenic in your baby’s rice cereal?

“Ask any mom or dad to name their baby’s first food. The likely answer? Rice cereal. What’s a common go-to ‘healthy’ snack for toddlers and kiddos? […]
April 25, 2016

The Zika Virus Explained

“Last May, Zika virus made headlines when an outbreak began in Brazil and spread quickly to surrounding countries. Zika is a tropical virus that was discovered […]