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Thyroid Awareness month

January we acknowledge Thyroid Awareness month. Make an appointment with Primary Care to get your neck checked: https://simedhealth.com/content/appointment-request

SIMED Joins National Effort to Improve Diabetes Management with Together 2 Goal

SIMED announced today that it has joined the American Medical Group Association’s Diabetes: Together 2 Goal campaign.

SIMED announced today that it has joined the American Medical Group Association’s Diabetes: Together 2 Goal campaign. This national campaign aims to improve care for 1 million people with Type 2 diabetes in the United States by 2019.

How do Kidneys work? Symptoms, Signs and Facts about Kidney Failure.

SIMED Primary Care's Rakesh Sharma gives us seven important facts about the Kidney's and how they are important to our overall health.

March is National Kidney Month and the National Kidney Foundation is urging all Americans to give their kidneys a second thought and a well-deserved checkup. 

7 Fascinating Facts about Brains

In honor of Brain Awareness Week, we sat down with SIMED Neurosurgery’s Dr. Steven Reid to discuss seven fascinating facts about brains.

To our knowledge, the brain is the most complex organized matter in the universe. We know of nothing as complex in anyone's experience. How does three pounds of very complicated stuff allow us to experience a world?

If you think about it carefully, the entire scope of the universe, all of that volume that you're conceiving of now, is actually occurring inside your skull. So everything in your world, your entire universe, resides in the confines of your skull, including your concept of your own brain.

National Sleep Awareness Week Reminds Us How Sleep is Important to Our Overall Health

Colon Cancer Early Detection Can Save Your Life

SIMED Primary Care physician Rakesh Sharma, MD recently provided insight into March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness month.

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness month.  Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the United States and the 2nd leading cause of death from cancer.  Each year 140,000 Americans are diagnosed with colorectal cancer, and over 50,000 people die from this preventable cancer.

SIMED Primary Care physician Rakesh Sharma, MD recently provided insight into this disease and offers tips to lower risks.

What is Your Heart Score?

What is your heart score?

Do you know how healthy your heart is? Are you ever worried that your lifestyle is negatively affecting your overall health?

Are You At Risk For Diabetes? Get Checked For Diabetes Alert Day

Are You At Risk For Diabetes?  Get Checked For Diabetes Alert Day | SIMED Health
The American Diabetes Association Alert Day is the fourth Tuesday in March this year (March 24th, 2015). This is a one-day "wake-up call" asking the American public to take the