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  • By Dr. Seeta PatelTelemedicine is changing the way we access and manage our health. Our busy modern lifestyles drive us to do more, sleep less, and can impact our ability to cope with life’s constant pressures. One way to juggle the chaos is to take care of not just our physical health, but our mental health too.The delivery of mental health care through video visits has tremendous benefits. It pl...

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  • By Dr. Jeanette CarpenterGetting sick is never fun, but there are many ways you can address and manage your symptoms at home to possibly feel better faster. Your symptoms are your body’s reaction to fighting the infection, and addressing your symptoms quickly may help prevent the spread of germs to others. Here are some of the ways that you can help your body recuperate when you start to feel unde...

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  • By Dr. Lou’uan Gollop-BrownThe holidays can be stressful. Our shift in mindset can start as early as October when we begin to navigate through various feasts and celebrations. We often overbook ourselves and set unrealistic expectations about what can be done. We feel pressured by family and friends to travel home or attend events. All of this can culminate into a heap of tension that ultimately i...

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  • By Dr. John MayerThe mind and body are keystones to our overall health. Every year, millions of Americans take a proactive approach to physical health. They may see a primary care physician for an annual physical or pursue health screenings for a variety of potential illnesses. Intuitively, we should take the same proactive approach when it comes to our mental wellness. Yet, we tend to neglect the...

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  • By Dr. Kristin DeanA startling fact is that one in three people will develop diabetes in their lifetime — but many of them will not know they have it. November is National Diabetes Month and is a time when organizations, health care providers, and communities are focused on raising awareness of diabetes.Do you know if you’re at risk for diabetes? Here are some of the things you might not know abou...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Christina Poon is a Board Certified Family Physician currently practicing in Honolulu and working with Doctor on Demand. She received her Bachelors of Science from UCLA and attended Loma Linda University School of Medicine to obtain her medical degree. She has worked in both primary and urgent care clinics as well as in various community clinics across Los Angeles. She has a...

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  • By Dr. Rachel KennedyThe holidays are just around the corner, which means you might have travel plans to spend time with loved ones. Whether you’re traveling by car, bus, train or airplane, being in close contact with other holiday travelers could increase your risk of catching a cold or the flu. Here are some of the ways you can avoid getting sick when you make your journey this season.What to do...

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  • By Dr. John GiardinoIf you feel a tickle in your throat or a cough coming on, you may wonder if you’re getting a cold or coming down with the flu. Here are some of the ways you can tell the difference between the cold and the flu and how the viruses can spread.What causes the cold and flu?The cold and flu may seem similar when you’re feeling unwell, but it’s important to understand the differences...

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  • Dr. Amy CottrellYou’ve all been there. That tell-tale tickle in your throat, the drippy nose that starts a cascade of sneezes, that sinking feeling when you realize, “Oh, no. I’m sick!” This early stage of cold and flu symptoms is no time to wait and see how bad it will get. If you treat your symptoms early enough, you may be able to prevent the virus from spreading to others or becoming worse. Th...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Joy Wilson graduated with a Bachelor’s of Mechanical Engineering from The University of Akron and a Medical Degree from The Ohio State University. She completed her medical residency at Memorial Hermann-Southwest Hospital and found her place in Family Medicine. Dr. Wilson has practiced family medicine to both private practice and community care settings. She enjoys taking a ...

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  • By Doctor On DemandIf you’ve ever wondered if dressing warmly and avoiding dairy will help you recover faster when you’re sick, you’re not alone. Part of maintaining good health this flu season is understanding the facts from the myths. We’ve compiled some of the common myths to help you and your family stay healthy this cold and flu season.Cold and Flu Myths Debunked was originally published in D...

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  • By Dr. Elisabeth FarnumWhen you catch a cold or the flu, you may feel feverish, clammy, or generally very tired and unwell. The last thing you would want to do is to drive to an office or spend time in a waiting room.You can see a doctor with Doctor On Demand from the comfort of your home and when it’s convenient for your schedule. But how do you get the most out of your visit? Below are some ways...

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  • By Dr. Tony YuanIt’s almost that time of year again: flu season. Unlike the typical common cold, the flu often has more severe symptoms that can include a fever, chills, cough, sore throat, a runny or stuffy nose, body aches, and fatigue. The flu not only impacts your health, it can also impact your work as well as your children’s education because when you’re under the weather, you may miss multi...

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  • By Dr. Kristin DeanAs the summer comes to an end and the weather starts to grow cooler, the likelihood that you will be exposed to a cold or flu virus starts to increase. Some people refer to this as “Cold and Flu Season,” which happens every year between the months of October and April. An average adult has at least two colds per year, so you may as well be prepared. Maybe you already have a few ...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Maureen Suter is a board certified family physician who believes that the best care involves integrating a patient’s physical and psychosocial state. She received her medical degree at Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency in Family Medicine at New York Presbyterian and Columbia University Medical Center in New York...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Rachel Kennedy is a Family Practice physician who strives to provide high quality patient care. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Oral Roberts University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude, and received her Doctorate from Oklahoma State University. Medicine is more than just a career, it is her ministry.What led you to your career?My mom was a nurse, so when ...

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  • By Doctor On DemandWe are saddened by the news in Las Vegas this week. Tragedies such as this, the impact of which will ripple across the country and around the globe, often leave more questions than answers. We are moved by the acts of the many bystanders and first responders in Las Vegas who have conducted themselves heroically throughout the last 48 hours. We are further moved by the many peopl...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Micah Tomlinson is board-certified physician with more than 25 years of experience in both Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine. He trained at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio and completed his residency training at Memorial Hospital in Corpus Christi where he served as chief resident. He has also served as the medical director of the Emergency ...

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  • By Yosselyn DupuisOpen Enrollment is an important time of year. This is the time when you can start, stop, or change your employee benefits, such as health insurance. For many people, Open Enrollment is the time to decide which health insurance plan best fits their individual needs and those of their family.This time is also important because if you don’t sign up during this period, you may not be...

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  • By Dr. Barbara WalkerCholesterol is an important part of your brain and body’s function, but too much cholesterol can have a negative impact on your overall health. The good news is there are a number of ways you can improve your cholesterol levels and maintain a healthy balance to reduce the risks cholesterol related illnesses.Eat a healthy diet.Not all fats are the same. Saturated fat and trans ...

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  • By Doctor On DemandYou may have heard of the terms of “good” cholesterol and “bad” cholesterol. In a prior post, we’ve shared an overview on what LDL and HDL cholesterol means for your body. Not all cholesterol is bad for your body; in fact, cholesterol helps your organs function properly and it helps make hormones, vitamin D, and digestive fluids.However, having high cholesterol can have an impac...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Nikole Benders-Hadi is a board-certified adult psychiatrist who passionately believes access to mental health treatment should be available to everyone. She completed her undergraduate education at Johns Hopkins University, followed by medical school and residency training at New York University School of Medicine. She then completed a fellowship in Public Psychiatry at Colu...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Judith Thorne is a Doctor On Demand clinical psychologist with over 25 years experience working with children, adolescents and adults with a wide range of difficulties including: depression, anxiety, stress and life adjustments. She is also an expert in Women’s mental health especially in the areas of pregnancy, postpartum and loss in the form of infertility and miscarriage....

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  • By Dr. John MayerAs you prepare your child to be both physically and emotionally ready for the new school year, you may be concerned about bullying. In the past, bullying was seen as a normal occurrence that happened between children. However, in recent years, many teachers and parents are recognizing that bullying is a more serious issue for the emotional health of children.What is bullying?Bully...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Marc Kossmann is a licensed psychologist who graduated from the Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology at Widener University in PA in 1993. He studied psychology as an undergraduate at New York University. Dr. Kossmann is in private practice in the Philadelphia area and works with Doctor On Demand. He works primarily with adults and has worked for many years in medical s...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. John Mayer is a Doctor On Demand practicing clinical psychologist, author and consultant. He received his doctorate from Northwestern University Medical School. Dr. Mayer has been providing therapy for over 30 years with the enthusiasm, passion and energy that drew him to the field of psychology.What lead you to your career?I was fortunate to find my passion early in life. A...

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  • By Doctor On DemandDr. Craig Dike earned his doctorate in clinical psychology at the University of Indianapolis in Indianapolis, Indiana. He completed his internship training at the Texas State University Counseling Center and his postdoctoral training at San Diego VA. Dr. Dike has clinical and research interests in: resilience, metacognition, meditation, genes and mental health, treatment of anxi...

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  • By Dr. Prentiss TaylorDid you know that September is Cholesterol Education Month?This is the first in a series of blog posts that we’ll be publishing this month about cholesterol, what it means for your health, and cholesterol management tips from our doctors.My favorite uncle was struck down with a massive heart attack and died at age 46. He loved steaks, was overweight, got no real exercise, smo...

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