Monthly Archives: April 2018

Traveling to India? Be Sure to Obtain Proper Medication.

Malaria is an active disease in India and most travelers should receive medications to prevent them from contracting malaria before travelling.  There are very few areas in India where malaria is not known to occur.  In particular, these are areas above 2000 meters above sea level in the high mountain regions bordering China and Nepal […]

High Cholesterol Doesn’t Always Require Medication

Even if your cholesterol is high, it is possible that a medical provider may suggest not taking a medication for your high cholesterol. Your doctor is taking a number of factors into account, such as which type of cholesterol is high and the calculated risk for a heart attack and/or stroke over the next 10 […]