Getting a flu vaccine every year is the best way to protect yourself and your family from flu and its potentially serious complications. CDC recommends that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated by the end of October. What is new this flu season? Flu vaccines have been updated to better match circulating flu viruses

Are you suffering from hot flashes?

Hot flashes are sudden feelings of warmth, which are usually most intense over the face, neck and chest. Your skin might redden, as if you’re blushing. Hot flashes can also cause sweating, and if you lose too much body heat, you might feel chilled afterward. Although other medical conditions can cause them, hot flashes most

Back to School physicals

Summer is racing by and before we know it children will be heading back to school. Before school starts, many young athletes will start preseason practices for fall sports. Prior to the start of preseason, all young athletes should have a pre-participation physical examination (PPE) or sports physical to ensure they are healthy and ready

The Benefits of IV Vitamin Therapy

As people become more health conscious, they turn to vitamins to boost their health. However, taking vitamins orally, in pill form, may not be the best solution for everyone. For instance, if you experience digestive problems, it becomes more difficult for you to gain the full benefits from the vitamins in pill form. This is

Do you have a Vitamin D deficiency?

Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to cancer, diabetes, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and hair loss. Recent studies have also linked this spectacular vitamin to the prevention of cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, obesity, and tooth decay. Unfortunately, 85% of us are not getting enough of the “sunshine vitamin”. Call YourMD at (985) 273-5100

Is Botox right for you?

Botox, an injection that paralyzes facial muscles to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, has a reputation for being the remedy of choice for vain starlets because it’s superficial and fleeting. Dermatologists had observed that even deep wrinkles that weren’t erased by Botox became less severe while it was active. The researchers found that when the

How has menopause affected you?

Hot flashes? Weight gain? Fatigue? Decreased sex drive? Mood swings? Insomnia? Call YourMD to schedule your Wellness Consult with Cindy Otillio, FNP at (985) 273-5100.

Intravenous Vitamin Therapy

Scientific research has demonstrated that IV Vitamin therapy is ideal for treating health conditions related to nutrient deficiencies. Most patients feel an increase in energy immediately post infusion. Call YourMD to schedule your IV Vitamin Infusion at (985) 273-5100.

Botox: before and after

Smoothening of forehead and surprise lines with Botox. Botox starts smoothing in 3-7 days with no recovery and lasts 3-4 months depending on the individual. Call (985) 273-5100 to schedule your appointment with Cindy Otillio, NP.