Influenza, or flu, is a contagious respiratory illness caused by the influenza virus that infect the nose, throat, and the lungs. Each year, millions of Americans get sick with the flu, sometimes it causes mild illness, but it can also be serious especially with younger and older people, and people with existing health conditions. SYMPTOMS […]


Diarrhea is a very common problem. This condition happens when you have watery and loose bowel movements. It could present alone or could be associated with other conditions. Luckily, diarrhea can go away on its own after a few days. Diarrhea happens for a variety of reasons. Usually, diarrhea is short-lived but when it lasts […]

Canker Sores

Have you noticed an open and painful sore in your mouth? These could be found on the inside of your cheeks or on your tongue, which is usually white or yellow. You could have a canker sore. Canker sores are not contagious and are different from a cold sores. For treatments, you can consult the […]

How To Prevent an Asthma Attack

Having asthma needs knowing, if not all, at least most of your triggers. Starting with knowing what causes you to cough, wheeze and grasp for breath. Although there is no cure for asthma, there are things that you can do in order to manage and keep it in control. For more information about asthma treatment, […]

Men’s Health Awareness Month

Men are known in avoiding doctors and doctor’s appointments. And as men get older, their health concerns are likely to change. Especially with regard to their urologic organs. Men can encounter many health conditions affecting their day-to-day life, from their sexual health issues to prostate diseases.   If you have problems with your health, consult […]

What are Functional Gastrointestinal Diseases?

Disorders of the gut-brain axis are known as functional gastrointestinal syndromes. Variations in locomotion, intestinal over-sensitivity, the function of the mucosa and the body’s natural defenses, the flora of the intestines, and the brain and spinal cord’s processing are some examples of gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms that can result from these disorders. The Gastroenterologist at Doral […]

Common Running Injuries

Running is a great way to get in shape, but it also poses a high risk of injury if you’re not careful. When you first start running, you’re more likely to experience aches, pains, and injuries. Veteran runners are not immune to the knee, hip, ankle, and foot ailments. If running is your primary form […]