Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Health Guides

Eli Hendel, M.D.

Eli Hendel, M.D., Health Pro

Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Diseases

Understanding Sundowning: An Important Elderly Concern



What is Sundowning?


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posted 02/07/2016, comments (0)|
John Bottrell

John Bottrell, Health Pro

A Registered Respiratory Therapist and asthmatic

Studying Asthma: You'll Be Impressed What Researchers Are Learning

Researchers are working overtime in their quest to find better treatment options for asthmatics. Here are some of the latest discoveries. We think you'll be impressed!


Key protein discovered.  Researchers at the University of Leipzig believe they found a “key molecule” responsible for... Read moreChevron

posted 02/06/2016, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

Nutritionist & Caregiver

Infusions with Biologics: Tips to make the treatments easier

Biologics are one of the new tools in the arsenal for fighting Crohn's disease.   These medications work in a targeted way to reduce the cause of inflammation in the GI tract.  Doctors who once reserved biologics for patients who failed other treatments are now Read moreChevron

posted 02/05/2016, comments (0)|
Vanessa Collins

Vanessa Collins, Health Guide

RA Dancer

10 Things You Can Do for a Friend Who Has a Chronic Illness

Do you know someone living with a chronic illness?  Would you like to do something meaningful for that person, but don’t know... Read moreChevron

posted 01/14/2016, comments (0)|
James Thompson, MD

James Thompson, MD, Health Pro

Board Certified Allergist and Asthma Specialist

Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria: When Medications Aren't Enough

About one out of a thousand people in the U.S. suffer from chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU). The number seems small, but when you consider the population of America we’re talking about 300,000 people. CIU is the diagnosis when people have hives occurring almost daily for six or more weeks. Some studies have tracked patients with CIU and... Read moreChevron

posted 09/09/2015, comments (0)|