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Making Your Practice More Family Focused

Have you ever wondered why some families flock to certain practices year after year? When I first started practicing medicine, I realized that it was difficult to provide a great level of care for different age groups in the same office. If the rooms were painted like a storybook for the kids, it seemed to frustrate the adults. However, after years of trying different things, I have been able to develop a formula that works well for my business. If you have been struggling to improve your own practice, take a few minutes to browse through the articles on my website.

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Making Your Practice More Family Focused

    PMDD – It Could Be What's Ruining Your Life

    Some of the greatest sitcom episodes have included bits about PMS – how scary a woman can become when the "big red beast" comes to town. Unfortunately, PMS isn't all that funny to live with in real life, but what's worse than dealing with PMS is living with PMDD. What is PMDD? Premenstrual dysphoric disorder is much like PMS, but worse – so much worse – like PMS on steroids. PMDD can make living your life difficult, if not impossible for several days out of each month.

    Protecting Your Skin During The Summer

    It doesn't take long for UV rays to damage your skin. For that reason, you will want to take steps to protect your skin during the summer so you won't need as many skin treatments to look younger again. Effects of the Summer Sun Skin damage as a result of sunlight can lead to all sorts of negative effects for your skin, including dry skin, sunburns, premature aging, a rough complexion, and solar elastosis.

    Four Little Habits That May Be Contributing To Your Chronic Neck Pain

    Do you struggle with ongoing neck pain, even though you have never injured your neck or had a significant traumatic experience? Neck pain of this type is often caused (or made worse by) a variety of bad habits that are peppered through your daily life. Here's a look at four such habits. Sleeping on an Old Pillow How old is your pillow? If it is more than a year or two old, it is probably time for a new pillow.

    What To Do If Your Contact Lens Is Sliding

    When a contact lens is right for you, you can tell right away. Contact lenses that are properly designed based upon your prescription needs won't slide, become blurry, or cause discomfort for your eyes. However, if a contact lens that once worked well is now sliding, here are a few troubleshooting tips to figure out why and to resolve the problem. Soak Lens One of the biggest reasons for a contact lens to slide is that your contact or your eye have a moisture problem.

    Can Working On A Computer Hurt Your Eyes?

    While working on your computer, you might start to experience blurred vision, headaches, and eye twitching. What you are likely experiencing is computer eye strain. Although walking away from the computer can help, there are ways you can reduce the likelihood of experiencing eye strain and still use your computer. Get an Eye Examination Ideally, you should have an annual eye exam. However, you should see your eye doctor for another examination if you are experiencing the symptoms of computer eye strain.

    How To Get Medical Help When You're New In Town

    Have you recently relocated your family to a new town? If so, you probably are experiencing many different emotions. For example, you might be sad about leaving old friends behind. On the other hand, there might be an element of excitement about meeting new friends. Of course, moving into a new town also means that you don't have the standby medical care that you had before you moved. From establishing yourself with a new doctor to finding a walk-in clinic, here are some ideas on how to get medical help when you're new in town.

    5 Suggestions For Losing Weight

    Losing weight is one of the most complicated problems that many people face in life. The ability to lose weight isn't the same for everyone, as there are various things that can contribute to weight problems. For instance, you might have an underlying medical condition that is making it difficult for you to melt away pounds. No matter the reason for your inability to lose weight, the first step in the right direction is to become determined to meet a specific goal.

    3 Types of People That Can Suffer From Back Pain

    Over 31 million Americans will experience back pain in their life. In fact, back pain is the leading cause of disability. You would expect that accidents cause most people to have back pain, or blame it on ageing. This is not always the case. Take a look at 3 surprising kinds of people that suffer from back pain and how you can prevent it. Skinny People It makes sense that obese and overweight people experience back pain; extra weight around your waist really strains your back.