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Our attitude has a big impact on our immune system and mental health. We need to concentrate on staying healthy in this chaotic world.
If you are struggling with anxiety or stress, please reach out for help. We have to keep ourselves and our community healthy in these challenging times.
If you find a tick on your skin after being outside, you need to get it off as soon as possible. Don’t leave it in place for someone else to look at.
Did you know that 5 in 10 people listen to their music or audio at volumes that are too loud? You need to protect your ears! Hearing loss is permanent.
By Cindy Aldrige, F.N.P., Provider for Lee’s Summit Physicians Group. Donating blood is something that my family has always done and felt was important. I grew up with my parents working in EMS and helping out in the school health room. I’ve been around healthcare literally my entire life. As soon as I was old […]
By Cindy Aldrige, F.N.P., Provider for Lee’s Summit Physicians Group. Winter is upon us, and the ER nurse in me thinks of all the falls and how busy the ortho offices are during this season of the year. Falls are the leading cause of trauma and poor health outcomes in older age. Falls have potential to […]
By Cindy Aldrige, F.N.P., Provider for Lee’s Summit Physicians Group. What do medical professionals mean when they say exercise? Did you know ANY physical activity is better than none? Cleaning house, push mowing a yard, bringing Christmas boxes back down the stairs to the basement is all helpful activity. I’ve tried using the term activity […]
By Cindy Aldrige, F.N.P., Provider for Lee’s Summit Physicians Group. Have you ever been asked about organ donation… maybe at the DMV? Do you have a lot of questions about the process? I’ve worked in the Emergency Department for years and as an EMT on an ambulance and I have a lot of experience with […]
By Cindy Aldrige, F.N.P., Provider for Lee’s Summit Physicians Group. Do you wonder why every medical facility asks for an advanced directive, living will or DPOA when you check in? Do you even know what that is? Do you know why it’s important? Do you know why every adult (18+) should have one? Do you […]