Tuning into Healthy Living
This was no ordinary cold. When Ric Swann got sick in November 2008, he experienced dry mouth, fatigue, weight loss, blurred vision and tingling in his feet. And he couldn’t shake it. In fact, he hadn’t felt well for quite some time so, at the urging of his coworkers, Ric went to see his family doctor for the first time in 15 years. Jason Booth, MD, MercyCare Vernon Village, ordered a series of tests and confirmed Ric had Type 2 diabetes. Read more.
The Best Gift Ever
Bob Moorman was starting to act “goofy.” He was confused, forgetful and exhibiting significant personality changes. His family began to suspect he was in the beginning stages of dementia. Concerned, they set up an appointment for him at his medical home with his primary care physician. Read more.