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Why Is Checking for High Blood Pressure Important?

January 19, 2022

Read Time: Three Minutes By Fawad Virk, MD, FACC Phelps Health When you visit your doctor or healthcare provider, one thing your care team always checks is your blood pressure. But why is monitoring your ...

COVID-19 Boosters: What You Need to Know

December 16, 2021

Read Time: Three Minutes Erik AuBuchon, DO, who specializes in internal medicine and pediatrics at Phelps Health, answers common questions about COVID-19 booster shots. What is a booster shot? How do booster shots work? Booster ...

Five Questions About Lung Cancer Answered

November 23, 2021

Read Time: Three Minutes By Thomas Guerrero-Garcia, MD Phelps Health Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women, not counting skin cancer. Only prostate cancer is more common in men ...

What to Know: Breast Cancer Awareness and Screening Mammograms

November 23, 2021

Read Time: Seven Minutes Tiffany Henry, RN, Phelps Health Comprehensive Breast Center coordinator, discusses breast cancer awareness and the importance of getting screening mammograms. Why is breast cancer awareness important? “We've [raised awareness about breast ...

Dr. Ratchford Discusses COVID-19 Vaccines and Fertility

November 19, 2021

Read Time: Two Minutes Nathan Ratchford, MD, a gynecologist with the Phelps Health Medical Group, talks about whether COVID-19 vaccines affect fertility or pregnancy. Should I get the COVID-19 vaccine if I’m planning to become ...

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