Developing a Care Plan

Everybody has a health history. Maybe you have a chronic medical condition. Perhaps you take some prescription medicines on a regular basis. Or maybe you just take over-the-counter medicines for minor body aches every now and then. Whatever your situation, it’s important to record your health history. This is done with care plans. Path to improved health – A care […]

Monitoring Your Blood Sugar Level

If you have diabetes, it’s important to monitor your blood sugar at different times of the day and throughout the year. There are 3 tools that can help you do this and, therefore, manage your diabetes: A blood test done every three months, blood tests taken every day, and a system that constantly monitors your blood glucose. The 3-month blood […]

Yes, you can still get COVID-19 after being vaccinated. Experts explain why

As the coronavirus vaccines are rolled out across the country, there have been some reports of fully vaccinated people still contracting COVID-19. Experts say these “breakthrough cases” are expected, and want to assure people the vaccines are still highly effective. Clinical trial data showed that both the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna coronavirus vaccines were extremely effective in preventing disease, but Dr. […]

People of color are underrepresented in clinical vaccine trials: study

Vaccinating communities of color, which have been disproportionately affected by the coronavirus pandemic, has been a focus for both the Biden administration and many local governments. But federal data show that despite guidelines from the National Institutes of Health recommending more diversity in clinical trials, people of color are largely underrepresented. A study released Friday in JAMA Network Open suggests […]