Knowing when it’s the flu

You might know, or have heard about Influenza – or what people generally refer to as “the flu”. 

The flu is a respiratory illness, usually contagious in the first few days after being acquired and sometimes, even before the first signs or symptoms appear in the infected person, especially in those with weak immune systems. 

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Easing into the school year

We hope that everyone had a great summer. This article will outline a few helpful tips to easing into the new school year. Before the new school year begins, it is imperative that parents take their child to his/her primary care physician to have a physical, check his/her vision, hearing, general health and update vaccines. If a child will be participating in sports, it is advised that he/she undergoes a sports physical.

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