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When a Sore Throat Warrants a Trip to the Doctor

Gargling with salt water and using numbing sprays may help resolve some sore throat pain. But others require medical intervention. The experts at Walker Family Care offer the following pointers to help you determine when that's the case.

Feb 1st, 2019
3 Symptoms of Diabetes That Might Surprise You

Are you feeling tired and shaky after lunch? Before you reach for another mid-day cup of coffee to power through your day, take a look at these three easy-to-miss signs that you may have diabetes. Number 3 will surprise you.

Dec 19th, 2018
What to Expect During Your Annual Physical Exam

Your normal annual physical with your doctor is your opportunity to ask questions about your symptoms and learn more about the state of your health. Here's what to expect at your next physical exam with your doctor.

Nov 28th, 2018
How Botox Works to Reduce the Signs of Aging

Botox is a popular neurotoxin that can safely reduce the signs of aging in the face, particularly in the forehead and around the mouth and eyes. How does Botox really work and is it right for you?

Oct 30th, 2018
How Can You Protect Yourself From The Flu?

Influenza not only makes millions of people dreadfully ill every year, it kills hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. Learn how you can protect yourself from it.

Sep 26th, 2018
5 Tips to Lower Your Blood Pressure

When it finally sneaks up on you, high blood pressure can mean the difference between life or death. Learn how to prevent and manage high blood pressure naturally with these five simple tips, before it causes serious health problems.

Jul 30th, 2018
How Often Should I Get a Physical?

The basic physical exam is one of the most important steps you can take to safeguard your health. Here’s a look at why you should have a checkup and how often you should have one.

Aug 27th, 2018