Many parents have questions about when is the appropriate time to transition their child’s care from the pediatrician to the primary care setting. The answer to this question is that this is a highly individualized choice that a parent and a child must make together.
You may have noticed during one of your recent visits to Family Practice Center that one of our medical assistants or providers asked you to complete an alcohol use screening tool called the AUDIT-C. This basic screening tool helps us to identify individuals exhibiting at-risk drinking behavior.
Have you been seeing yellow pollen dust on your cars and porches? This time of year in Atlanta, it is very common to see this everywhere. You may also see numbers or colors in the news indicating the pollen count. Lately it has been in the red-orange
Here at FPC, we’ve noticed that many women do a good job with staying up-to-date with their OBGYN care while neglecting other aspects of their routine health care. By restricting their care to this area, many women are missing out on the opportunity to be screened and treated for a variety of treatable and possibly preventable conditions
Flu vaccines are in at FPC! With flu season just around the corner, we’ve got you covered!
Did you know that each year up to 20 % of the US population gets sick with the flu? The flu may seem like no big deal, but it can result in serious health complications like pneumonia and worsening of preexisting health conditions.