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Summertime travels

Summer is travel season; and travel reminds us to take precautions. Remember if you are travelling overseas to get updates on all of your immunizations! If you travel closer to home, take the time on longer car rides or airplane flights to move around to help prevent blood clots, and do some additional stretching. Of […]

It Matters!

Your weight matters!  Of course it does.  Your weight affects your health, and your health affects almost everything you do. In fact, your health is one of those things that you don’t think about, until it bothers you, and then it is a constant reminder that it needs attention! I see this in my practice […]

Memorial Day

Wishing everyone a happy and *healthy* Memorial Day weekend!

Summer is coming!

Summer is right around the corner (hopefully) which means our thoughts turn to…..weight loss! Everyone in our weight loss program has a little extra motivation to work on those extra pounds before summer officially is underway. Just remember that weight loss should be for the long term: we want you to lose pounds forever; not […]

Healow

Check out Healow!! Healow is a free app that allows you to access your personal health information in your medical record.  You can install Healow on your phone, then schedule appointments, get medication reminders, weight loss assistance, and have help managing your primary care or internal medicine issues. In addition, Healow allows you to link your […]

Lady Expo

EVENT ALERT!! Join us Saturday May 2 for a girls day out at Lady: A Women’s Expo. This free event is being held at the Renaissance North Shore Hotel 933 Skokie Blvd in Northbrook.  This one day event will feature dozens of booths offering everything a woman needs: health tips and screenings, fashion and beauty, […]

Keep yourself healthy!

It’s that time of year again…flu shots have arrived!! Flu shots are designed not just to protect you from the flu, they are designed to protect your loved ones from becoming ill as well. Flu season starts as the weather becomes cooler and more people start to congregate indoors. Please call our office to make […]

Saying hello and saying goodbye

This past weekend, April 27, 2013 our group banded together to try to improve our fitness level and have fun at the same time. Patients, staff, and providers turned out for the Vernon Hills Loop the Lakes 5k Run/Walk. Everyone involved had a great time; and most of us learned that our bodies were able […]

Getting Fit

North Shore Primary Care has decided to talk the talk and walk the walk! We as a workplace community have decided to take on the challenge of participating in the upcoming Loop the Lakes in Vernon Hills; a 5K run/walk!! We are inviting anyone who would like to join us: patients, friends, family, and employees! […]

Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year! With 2013 upon us, many people’s thoughts turn to resolutions for the coming year. My advice? Take some time to focus on You. Whether it’s losing weight, or finally getting that blood pressure under better control, this is the perfect time to think about self-improvement and self-awareness. In most cases, what prevents […]