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Concierge medicine is rapidly gaining traction among People who are looking to establish a meaningful relationship with their primary care provider. Patients are yearning to experience a different kind of medical care – one where their a doctor spends quality time with them instead of rushing off to complete paperwork, or see the next person […]

In the last 5 years the demand for primary health care services has continued to increase, while the supply of physicians trained in primary care has continued to decrease. Medical students choosing to enter specialties geared toward a career in primary care has steadily declined. As a result a work around solution has developed that […]

The Seven Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease Asking the same question over and over again. Repeating the same story, word for word, again and again. Forgetting how to cook, or how to make repairs, or how to play cards—activities that were previously done with ease and regularity. Losing one’s ability to pay bills or balance […]

There appears to be trend of Americans being misdiagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. While it is true that Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common form of dementia and perhaps the most feared disease of the aging. Many conditions and the medications used to treat them can mimic a condition that looks like dementia. Following are 8 conditions that can often seem to look like Alzheimer’s Dementia:

Primary care Medical House calls growing trend for meeting health care needs in NYC. Nurse Practitioner’s fill in the primary care gap offering long term care to elderly patients wanting to keep their independence.

Take advantage, New York, of our nurse practitioners — Page 1 — Times Union – Albany NY. Primary Care by Nurse Practitioners in Manhattan.

High blood pressure is the number one risk factor for stroke. Undiagnosed high blood pressure is the leading cause of erectile dysfunction.

Hypogonadism or Low Testosterone is a common condition, estimated to affect more than 8 million men of all ages in the U.S. Signs and symptoms of low testosterone include reduced sex drive, erectile dysfunction, fatigue, depressed mood, loss of muscle mass and strength, and reduced bone density. The diagnosis and treatment of Low Testosterone requires  […] is the first web-based primary care medical house calls serving the NYC area. Taking the hassles out of going to the doctor, and keeping you out of infected waiting rooms. Allowing patients to have a similar service to members of Congress’s office of the attending physician

Washing your hands before and after meals, before and after going to the bathroom, before and after going out of your home or office, before and after using any transportation, and you will fare better than a vaccine and Tami Flu combined.