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 […]
May 11, 2016
playground pediatrics

Pediatrics Medical Journal study suggests more kids are getting TBIs on playgrounds

“A new study in the Pediatrics Medical Journal found that more children are getting serious head injuries on the playground.” “Toys like monkey bars and swings […]