An ultrasound scan uses high frequency sound waves that reflect off body structures to generate an image of muscles, tendons, or organs. When most people think of ultrasound scans, they visualize images of unborn babies. Although this is a popular and important use of ultrasound, there are many more significant uses for this diagnostic tool.…Details
Cholesterol levels are measured by a simple blood test, called a lipid profile. A small amount of blood is drawn from your arm and is analyzed by a laboratory. The test reports total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein (LDL), high density lipoprotein (HDL), and triglycerides. To prepare for the test, you must fast for nine to twelve…Details
Did you know that acid reflux, bloating, frequent burping, stomach pain, and nausea are symptoms that can be caused by a prevalent bacteria called H. pylori?
Nearly 30 percent of the adult population in the United States is a host for the bacteria Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori), which is found in the inner lining of the small intestine. These bacteria cause chronic inflammation and peptic ulcers, as well as increase your risk for some types of stomach cancer. Common symptoms or…Details
Did you know that a pulmonary function test can diagnose various types of lung disorders and identify causes of shortness of breath?
A pulmonary function test is a non-invasive diagnostic test that measures how well the lungs are taking in and releasing air, including how well the lungs are moving oxygen throughout the body. A pulmonary function test is essential if you wish to: Diagnose various type of lung disorders including emphysema and asthma Identify causes behind…Details
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Did you know that IV Vitamin Therapy, such as a Myer’s Cocktail, can boost your immune system and can aid in maintaining a healthy and balanced life?
Myer’s Cocktail, containing Magnesium, Calcium, multiple B vitamins including vitamin B-12, Vitamin B-6, Pantheronal, (B5) and vitamin C, was developed by Dr. John Myers in the 70’s and is widely used as a supporting treatment of an extensive continuum of health conditions. A wide range of conditions that IV Vitamin Therapy is used in and…Details
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It’s a topic that takes center stage on the hit show “Royal Pains” — concierge medicine. When you get sick, the doctors that practice this kind of medicine will make your home their office. “Extra” recently sat down with Dr. David Nazarian, Beverly Hills concierge doctor, whose patients range from A-list celebs to business tycoons,…Details
Did you know that over 50% of Americans are deficient in Vitamin D, and deficiency is associated with depression, fatigue, weight gain and more? Medical evidence has shown that Vitamin D plays a crucial role in energy, strengthening bones, fighting depression, weight loss and boosting immunity. Vitamin D is mostly obtained from the sun and…Details