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What is Autism? Autism is a severe developmental disorder that begins within the first three years after conception. Most autistic children look like other kids, but do puzzling and disturbing things which are markedly different behaviors from those of typical...read more
March is National Nutrition Month. As your primary care physician and Patient Centered Medical Home, we ask that you emphasize the importance of making informed food choices and developing healthy eating and physical activity habits. Here are a couple links that...read more
January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and Family Care Center wants you to know that there’s a lot you can do to prevent cervical cancer. HPV (human papillomavirus) is a very common infection that spreads through sexual activity. About 79 million Americans...read more
Are you ready to commit to quitting smoking? That's half the battle. Every year in the U.S., more than 480,000 people die from tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke, making it the leading cause of preventable death in this country. Tragically, each day...read more
What is COPD? Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an umbrella term used to describe progressive lung diseases including emphysema, chronic bronchitis, refractory (non-reversible) asthma, and some forms of bronchiectasis. This disease is characterized by...read more
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States (other than skin cancer). But millions of women are surviving the disease thanks in part to early detection and improvements in treatment. The American Cancer Society is actively fighting breast...read more
Families, caregivers, charities and research groups across the United States observe September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. In the U.S., 15,780 children under the age of 21 are diagnosed with cancer every year; approximately 1/4 of them will not survive the...read more
Juvenile Arthritis What is Juvenile Arthritis? Juvenile arthritis (JA) is not a disease in itself. Also known as pediatric rheumatic disease, JA is an umbrella term used to describe the many autoimmune and inflammatory conditions or pediatric rheumatic diseases that...read more
Aphasia is an impairment of language, affecting the production or comprehension of speech and the ability to read or write. Aphasia is always due to injury to the brain-most commonly from a stroke, particularly in older individuals. But brain injuries resulting in...read more
Adolescents use alcohol more frequently than they do all other illicit drugs combined, according to the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. The study found the following rates of alcohol use among adolescents: In 2014 about 8.7 million persons aged 12 to 20...read more
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