Why See Your Family Practitioner When You’re Healthy?

Your family doctor's office might be the first call you place when you're feeling very sick. However, your doctor is someone you can consult regularly to ensure that you're in good health. In fact, some things you experience throughout a typical year could require the help of a medical professional you know. If any of the scenarios here describe your current situation, contact your family practitioner. You Want to Lose or Gain Weight Read More 

Less Obvious Places Melanoma Can Hide

While skin cancer has become widely known and understood with the increasing media and medical news coverage, there are still many things that the general public doesn't understand about it. Unfortunately, some of those things can put you at risk of having skin cancer and not even know about it. In fact, there are areas where melanoma can hide that many people don't ever think to check. While you're watching your moles and other spots for signs, here are a few other places to keep an eye on. Read More