July 12, 2016
pregnancy

Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to autism, ADHD in offspring

“Also known as paracetamol, acetaminophen is one of the most commonly used over-the-counter medications during pregnancy. Around 65 percent of expectant mothers in the United States […]
June 21, 2016
Chalkboard School Physical

Children born late seem to score better on cognitive tests

Remember to schedule your school physical.  Call 208-238-1000 “Research shows that if an infant is born full term, they can expect to experience better health and […]
June 15, 2016

Blurry Vision and Diabetes: What’s the Connection?

“How does diabetes affect the eyes?” “Long-term uncontrolled diabetes can lead to high blood sugar levels that cause damage to small blood vessels over time. This […]
June 7, 2016
Inhaler Urgent Care

New devices, wearable system aim to predict, prevent asthma attacks

“Researchers have developed an integrated, wearable system that monitors a user’s environment, heart rate and other physical attributes with the goal of predicting and preventing asthma […]
May 25, 2016
Sports Medicine

Just How Short Can Your Workout Be?

“You’ve probably heard you need to exercise for 30 minutes a day to be healthy, but if you make your workouts more intense, you may be […]
May 16, 2016
Osteoporosis arm

May is National Osteoporosis Month. Ask about a bone density scan to help diagnose osteoporosis and help prevent fractures. (208)238-1000

“Nearly 56 million American adults have osteoporosis or low bone density. Each year, osteoporosis causes two million broken bones in the U.S. alone. These fractures result […]