With flu season here, the best way to become a flu fighter is to get a flu shot. Here are some common misconceptions about the shot and why it’s so important to make sure you and your family get one this flu season.
With a focus on support, comfort and symptom management, palliative care seeks to treat and relieve the discomfort, stress and side effects caused by serious illnesses and medical treatments.
More than 90 million Americans are currently living with serious illness, according to the Dartmouth Institute for Health Practice and Clinical Practice and by the year 203 there will be more than 72 million Americans age 65 and up.
1,000 babies in the United States are born with sickle cell disease every year. Currently, there are between 70,000-100,000 people in the U.S. who have sickle cell disease. In honor of World Sickle Cell Awareness Day on June 19th, Harbin Clinic has compiled some frequently asked questions about the disease.
This week marks Healthy Weight Week! Reaching and maintaining a healthy weight is important for overall health and can help prevent serious conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. Follow these recommendations to stay within a healthy weight range and feel your best!
Harbin Clinic is proud to be recognized as the top healthcare provider in the Cedartown community by the Cedartown Award Program. This annual program honors the achievements of local businesses and recognizes outstanding organizations that help make Cedartown a better place to live, work, and play.
Increased levels of stress and depression are common during the holidays, and that mile-long to-do list (not to mention gift list) can leave people feeling overwhelmed, exhausted, and anything but cheerful. The good news is there are several ways to effectively combat stress, manage the pressures and demands, and still enjoy yourself amidst the chaos of the holiday season.
Harbin Clinic has attained the highest level of certification from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its patient-centered approach to providing comprehensive healthcare. All of Harbin’s primary care practices – including family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics – have been certified, and the Tony E. Warren Cancer Center has earned esteemed recognition as the first Patient-Centered Specialty Practice (PCSP) in Georgia.
Harbin Clinic, along with the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA), are pleased to announce Dr. Amar Singh and Dr. Poonam Singh, Internal Medicine physicians with Harbin Clinic, have received Recognition from the Heart/Stroke Recognition Program for providing quality care to their patients with cardiovascular disease or who have had a stroke.