• FAMILY HEALTH

    Did you get the measles vaccine?

    Jun 13, 2019
    The most commonly asked question directed to St. Joseph’s/Candler clinical pharmacists currently is: “How do I know I’m protected from the measles?” The best way to prevent the virus is to get vaccina... Continue Reading

  • FAMILY HEALTH

    VIDEO: Practice smart water safety this summer

    Jun 4, 2019
    Summer is the perfect time to gather by the pool or at the beach. And while there’s nothing wrong with a little fun in the sun, it’s important to remember that drownings can happen in a matter of seco... Continue Reading

  • FAMILY HEALTH

    Reading to children at a young age builds literacy...

    May 30, 2019
    Just because school is out doesn’t mean it’s time to put down the books. That applies to both children and parents. Why? Regularly reading to and with young children has shown to stimulate optimal pat... Continue Reading

  • NEUROLOGY, FAMILY HEALTH

    What is speech therapy?

    May 17, 2019
    St. Joseph’s/Candler offers speech therapy for stroke, Parkinson’s, cancer, kids and more. Speech therapy is important in the recovery process because it improves vital skills important to getting bet... Continue Reading

  • FAMILY HEALTH

    Six things to know about anemia

    May 15, 2019
    Anemia is a common blood disorder that can occur in women, men and children. St. Joseph’s/Candler Primary Care Physician Dr. Knar Mesrobian answers some common questions everyone should know about... Continue Reading

  • FAMILY HEALTH

    VIDEO: St. Joseph’s/Candler Director of Pediatric ...

    Apr 12, 2019
    A disease once declared eliminated in the United States is back with nearly 400 cases of the measles reported in the U.S. so far in 2019. Dr. John Rowlett talks about symptoms and the importance of va... Continue Reading

  • FAMILY HEALTH

    Warning signs that bug bite is more severe than yo...

    Apr 5, 2019
    Bugs, snakes and spiders are pesky and common in our area. It's best to try to prevent being bit by one of these creatures. However, if you do get bit, St. Joseph's/Candler Primary Care Nurse Practiti... Continue Reading

  • FAMILY HEALTH

    Five things to know about allergies

    Apr 3, 2019
    With more than 50 million Americans experiencing allergies each year, primary care physician Dr. Russell Lake is no stranger to treating the condition. He answers five common questions about... Continue Reading

  • FAMILY HEALTH

    What is Meniere’s disease?

    Mar 5, 2019
    Fluid in our inner ears keeps hearing and balance in order. However, too much fluid can disrupt our hearing and balance systems. One such condition that can result from too much fluid in the inner ear... Continue Reading

How can we help you?