Questions and Answers on Coronavirus Infection and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Questions and Answers on Coronavirus Infection and the COVID-19 Pandemic (My Preventive Health LLC for Gastroenterology And Nutrition Clinics PC) 1. Question: What is Coronavirus? Answer: Corona virus is an RNA virus that normally lives in bats. Is a member of the SARS family of viruses, that cause Severe Acute Respiratory distress Syndrome or “SARS”. […]

What You Need to Know About COVID-19

What are the COVID-19 Symptoms? Symptoms range from a mild cough to pneumonia. Patients may experience fever; flu-like symptoms such as coughing, sore throat, and fatigue; and shortness of breath. In severe cases, there can be more serious progression including respiratory distress and fatal organ failure. How does the virus spread?According to the CDC, COVID-19 […]

New coronavirus stable for hours on surfaces

SARS-CoV-2 stability similar to original SARS virus. What is Coronavirus? The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for several hours to days in aerosols and on surfaces, according to a new study from National Institutes of Health, CDC, UCLA and Princeton University scientists in The New England Journal of Medicine. The scientists found […]

MyPH Tips to Improve your Sleep

Keep your bedroom dark when you are trying to sleep. Melatonin is a very important sleep hormone that is only produced in the dark at night while you are sleeping. Melatonin controls many of the other repair functions of the body that take place at night when you are sleeping. Light in your bedroom can […]

Young, Healthy and Sexy – 10 Tips for 2015

[Doc (D) discusses New Year’s resolutions with Ms. Anne (A)]   A: Doc, I’ve made a decision to get healthy for the New Year. I was really bad last year about managing my health and I just have to take better care of myself this year. I had lost almost 20 pounds at the beginning […]