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Doctor Tips

Men’s Health Month: Small Steps to Live a Healthier Life

By Buffalo Medical Group | June 15 2018 | Doctor Tips

June is Men’s Health Month. It is important for men to take care of their health all year; however, we place an extra focus on this issue in June as a means of education for men regarding the top health issues they are faced with. It is also important to remind them how to protect themselves and stay healthy.

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How to spot an allergic reaction

By Buffalo Medical Group | May 9 2018 | Doctor Tips

According to the Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), every three minutes, someone is sent to the emergency room due to a food related allergic reaction. Allergic reactions aren’t always obvious, but they can be extremely dangerous.

Our Allergy & Immunology specialists are answering some questions about allergies to make sure you know how to spot an allergic reaction, no matter the person’s age, and how to stay healthy.

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The Importance in Learning how to Manage Anxiety

By Buffalo Medical Group | May 2 2018 | Doctor Tips

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting over 40 million adults age 18 and older, and yet only 36% of those suffering seek treatment. BMG Behavioral Health Specialist, Erin Ruston, LMHC, wants people to know that anxiety disorders are highly treatable, and there’s a wide variety of treatment options to help those suffering overcome this mental health issue.

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Eat Healthy, While Saving Money

By Buffalo Medical Group | March 21 2018 | Doctor Tips

It’s a common misconception that eating healthy foods and maintaining a healthy diet means you have to spend a fortune. This National Nutrition Month, BMG Dietician Catherine Ayers is encouraging you to take a look at your diet to help you fuel your body with the right foods, all without breaking the bank.

The foods we choose can have a huge impact on our health and overall energy level. There are some simple things you can do to improve your diet, and grocery shopping habits, that will have positive effects on your overall health, and on your wallet!

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Early Cancer Detection Starts with Quality Imaging

By Buffalo Medical Group | February 16 2018 | Doctor Tips

Diagnostic Imaging is a way for our providers to take a look inside your body, and can be a vital part of cancer prevention and early detection. If you are in need of imaging services, it can often be confusing as to what each service is for, and why it’s important. For National Cancer Prevention Month, our team of imaging specialists wants to make sure you’re well-informed on our various imaging services, what they do, and why you may need them.

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Skin Cancer: The Most Common Cancer in the U.S.

By Buffalo Medical Group | January 31 2018 | Doctor Tips

It is estimated that nearly 9,500 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with skin cancer every day, and that number only continues to rise.

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The deadly statistics of heart disease in women

By Buffalo Medical Group | | Doctor Tips

Today is “Go Red for Women’s Heart Health,” a day created by the American Heart Association to help raise awareness for cardiovascular (heart) disease in women, and to let them know how they can prevent this disease for themselves, and loved ones.

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How often do you really need a Pap test?

By Buffalo Medical Group | January 16 2018 | Doctor Tips

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, and BMG’s OBGYN department wants to make sure you’re informed about Cervical Cancer, including how to take preventative measures against it and the importance of early detection.

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Holidays stressing you out? We have tips to help!

By Buffalo Medical Group | December 21 2017 | Doctor Tips

The holiday highs include family and friends, and time shared with loved ones, but they can also be full of stress and sadness. The holiday season might may serve as a reminder of those we have lost, financial struggles, lost relationships, or health issues we may have experienced throughout the year. Even the holidays themselves can bring chaos – from shopping to parties or even unwanted guests, our stress can be at an all-time high this time of year.

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Healthy Tips & Recipes for the Holidays

By Buffalo Medical Group | December 19 2017 | Doctor Tips

The holiday season is among us, which not only means quality time spent with family and friends, but unhealthy food temptations as well. Catherine Ayers, Buffalo Medical Group Dietitian, has put together some helpful tips, and healthy recipes, to stay on track during the holidays, and make health-conscious decisions so you can enjoy the gatherings, without feeling guilty.

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