Blog Archive

Why you Should Never Ignore Severe Allergies May 27th, 2020

People who have allergies are just as common as the allergens you can find in the world around you. In fact, allergies are ranked as the sixth most chronic illness afflicting Americans.  Although it’s a common problem, some are much more severe and deadly than others. Fortunately, our family practitioners...

Become the Healthiest Person You Know with Nutritional Counseling Apr 27th, 2020

We have an obesity crisis in the United States. Currently, almost 40% of adults aged 20 and above are obese. What’s worse, 71.6% of the population is either overweight or obese. That’s an alarming percentage of the population.    Our team at Arsenio Medical in Lawrence, New York understands how vital...

When You Can Benefit from an Internal Medicine Physician Mar 1st, 2020

Waiting to find an internal medicine physician until you become chronically ill is not the route to go. Getting yourself established with one of our primary care providers beforehand makes certain that you have someone to manage your overall health care.  Our team at Arsenio Medical in Lawrence, New York...

Family Practice: Explore the Wide Range of Conditions Treated Feb 3rd, 2020

We know you strive to make your health and well-being a top priority. But do you take preventive care into account? If your answer is no, you’re not alone. In fact, over 133 million Americans live with chronic illnesses, while only half receive the care that they need. The good...

This is the Year To Kick Your Nicotine Habit and We Can Help Jan 1st, 2020

Be honest: how many times have you tried to quit smoking? And how many times has it actually worked? Probably not many, or you most likely wouldn’t be reading this post.  But starting now, forget the past; 2020 is your year! The year you’re going to kick that nicotine habit...

How Acupuncture Can Relieve Chronic Pain Dec 4th, 2019

Chronic pain of some sort affects at least 20% of Americans, and 8% have bad enough chronic pain to impair their ability to function normally. This means upward of 70 million people suffer every day with some degree of chronic pain.  Managing it is a tricky process because many things...

Could You Be Pre-Diabetic and Not Even Know It? Nov 1st, 2019

Even if you consider yourself a healthy, active person, you could be pre-diabetic. Pre-diabetes can be sneaky and easy to ignore because it doesn’t manifest with many obvious symptoms. In fact, it affects many people who seem super healthy. Almost 85 million American adults were diagnosed as pre-diabetic in 2015,...

Are You Regularly Completing a Breast Self-Examination? Oct 1st, 2019

Many women fear breast cancer, but it’s not necessarily a terminal diagnosis today. Many breast cancers can be cured; others can be managed long-term. As with any health problem, early diagnosis and treatment usually provides a better outcome.  Breast cancer can affect women (and even men) at any stage of...

5 Tips For Keeping Your Cholesterol In Check Sep 1st, 2019

September is National Cholesterol Education Month, which makes it the perfect month to get your cholesterol checked. It’s also the perfect time to learn what you can do to keep your cholesterol in check and make changes if it’s high.  At Arsenio Medical, located in Lawrence, New York, our expert...

Book Your Flu Shot: It's Your Best Defense Aug 5th, 2019

While the weather is still warm in Lawrence, New York, and surrounding Long Island communities, and you might be squeezing in a few more weekend trips to the beach, fall is right around the corner. Still, the last thing on your mind is probably the next flu season. However, our...

Book Those Back-to-School and Sports Physicals Now Jul 1st, 2019

Summer is a beautiful time for the whole family — full of picnics, vacations, pooltime, and camp. But as quickly as summer comes, it ends too soon and it’s time to prepare for the school year again. Along with the endless forms needed to register your children for classes and...

Start Laser Hair Removal Today: You'll Wonder Why You Waited so Long Jun 12th, 2019

Unwanted hair on your legs, arms, back, chest, and pubic area is just a hassle. You fight for smooth skin and even if you achieve it through waxing or shaving, the darned follicles cause it to grow back in seemingly no time. Stop wasting your time. Achieve permanently smooth skin...