Monthly Archives: July 2015

Do you know the basics of Post‐Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)?

Do you know the basics of Post‐Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)? Check out this overview from https://www.aids.gov. Please contact us with any questions or schedule an appointment immediately if you’re in need of PEP.

The Pneumococcal Vaccination

-The pneumococcal vaccination can prevent severe illness and death from pneumococcal disease. -Pneumococcal disease refers to any infection caused by bacteria called streptococcus pneumoniae.  These bacteria commonly effect the lungs, causing pneumonia, as well as affecting the sinuses, ears and upper respiratory tract.  Pneumococcal disease is not usually severe, but for some it can be […]

Say Goodbye to Trans Fat

Last month the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) decided to ban trans fat from the American diet1. So what exactly is trans fat? It is a bad type of fat mainly found in processed foods such as baked goods, fried foods, and various snack foods. Trans fat is considered bad because it can increase the […]

Dr. Robinson Named Part of Advisory Committee to the Atlanta AIDS Fund

We are pleased and excited to announce that our very own Dr. Robinson has been selected as a member of the Advisory Committee to the Atlanta AIDS Fund. The Atlanta ‎AIDSFund has been providing grants to AIDS serving organizations since 1991 and has disbursed over $13 million since then. The following site provides more information on […]