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What You Need to Know About Getting Your COVID-19 Vaccine Apr 13th, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic continues into 2021, but we now have safe and effective COVID-19 vaccination options. Vaccines are a strong tool in the fight against the novel coronavirus. You should plan on getting vaccinated for COVID-19 as soon as you’re eligible. People 16 and older are eligible in New York...

How to Prevent Prediabetes from Turning into Full-blown Diabetes Mar 1st, 2021

Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases in the United States. In addition to the millions who live with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, Around 84 million people in the US, or more than 1 in 3 adults, have prediabetes, the precursor for Type 2 diabetes. Many...

Are You at Risk for Heart Disease? Feb 4th, 2021

What other organ impacts as many systems in your body as your heart? Your heart circulates blood containing everything from nutrients to immune system elements throughout every corner of your body. That’s why maintaining strong heart health is so essential for your ongoing physical well-being. This February, for American Heart...

The Importance of Having an Annual Physical, Even if You Feel Fine Jan 7th, 2021

Even when you don't think you need to see a doctor, wellness exams are a proactive way for you to ensure that you stay healthy by having a dedicated medical team in your corner. Getting an annual physical at MS Family Medicine Health Care PC in Rosedale, Queens, and Garden...

Our Tips for Making Healthy Eating Choices During the Holidays Dec 17th, 2020

Food and festivities seem to go hand in hand during the holidays. With parties, family gatherings, and office get-togethers, it’s easy to overindulge and possibly pack on a few extra pounds.  At MS Family Medicine Health Care PC, our entire team at our offices in Rosedale and Garden City, New...