Freaked Out = Home Modification

I live alone so when the electricity goes out 2 to 3 times a year I have to handle it.¬† My stroke took away my…

Wuhan Coronavirus: Tips to Understanding the (Next) Pandemic

An Infectious Diseases Specialist Perspective for Planning for the Next Pandemic The Emergence of the Wuhan Coronavirus¬† The caseload of those infected with 2019-nCoV (aka…

Patient Education: Making Sleep a Health Priority

Get the best out of your sleep Good sleep is a necessity for the healthy functioning of the mind and body.  It is also one…

Wuhan Coronavirus: An Emerging Global Pandemic?

A wave of influenza-like illness caused by a novel Coronavirus, named 2019-nCoV by the WHO, has swept through a populous area of China. Since December…

FLU SEASON 2019-2020: BRACE YOURSELVES FOR AN ACTIVE SEASON

Summary: The 2019-2020 influenza season is off to an early start. Interestingly, the majority of cases have been associated with influenza B. With an increase…

Patient Information: Make a Home for Your Microbiome

Your microbiome/microbiota refers to the trillions of microbes that reside inside and outside your body.  Human cells are outnumbered by the bacterial cell population.  The…