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January 24, 2017

Our Practice is Participating in a Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organization

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs): Providing Better, Coordinated Care for You Our practice is participating in Piedmont Clinic ACO LLC, a Medicare Shared Savings Program ACO. An ACO is a group of doctors, hospitals, and/or other health care prov...
November 11, 2016

Banish Dry Skin This Winter With These Simple Tips

Banish Dry Skin This Winter With These Simple Tips It's true; some people have skin that's naturally dry. But during the winter months, even those with normal to oily skin can feel the effects of lower humidity and harsh weather that can leave skin l...
November 11, 2016

What to Do if You Have an Itchy Scalp?

What to Do if You Have an Itchy Scalp? An itchy scalp is impossible to hide. Even if you use every bit of self-control to stop yourself from itching relentlessly while in public, the remnants of your last scratch will stick in your hair for hours, le...
November 11, 2016

Five Sun Care Tips for Gardeners

Five Sun Care Tips for Gardeners Digging, planting, watering, and weeding—gardeners spend a lot of time in the sun, so they run a higher risk for sunburns than people who don’t garden. And with the CDC reporting a drastic rise in deadly Melanoma,...
November 11, 2016

Why Picking Your Face Is a No-No

Why Picking Your Face is a No-No Acne wreaks havoc on the teenage years, and for most teenagers, the damage is only made worse by the desire to pick and pop until the offending blemish is little more than an open wound. As an adult it may not be acne...
November 11, 2016

How Often Should I Change My Skin Care Regimen?

How Often Should I Change My Skin Care Regimen? When it comes to taking care of your skin, consistency is key. The only way to leave your skin with the healthy glow that you desire is to keep up with the regular care and maintenance that your skin so...
November 1, 2016

What is Causing that Finger Rash?

What is Causing that Finger Rash? Do you know what to do if you develop a rash under your wedding band or other rings? It may seem strange, but you can develop a rash under a ring that you have worn for years without any problem. But regardless of ho...
November 1, 2016

3 Unexpected Causes of Hair Loss

3 Unexpected Causes of Hair Loss Hair loss is something we all live with. A hair normally lasts only two to six years, so this occurrence is perfectly natural, and in most cases, not something to be concerned about. So while excessive hair loss coul...
November 1, 2016

Plantar Warts: What are They and How are They Treated?

Plantar Warts: What are They and How are They Treated? Plantar warts are fleshy growths that develop on the side or bottom of the foot, causing significant pain when walking or when pressure is applied to the wart. Like other types of warts, a virus ...
November 1, 2016

Can Your Dandruff Cause Hair Loss?

Can Your Dandruff Cause Hair Loss? The answer is "mostly, no." Dandruff and hair loss are related, but it is not a directly causal relationship. Men, in particular, frequently have both hair loss and dandruff. It is quite common to have both. So how ...

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