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Archive for January, 2012

  • When to See the Doctor about Anxiety

    By Health First on January 26, 2012
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    Anxiety related disorders affect “40 million adults in the United States age 18 and older, which is 18% of the U.S. population,” according to the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA).   When it comes to anxiety, it is important to have a proper framework for diagnosing and treating the issue.  You need to have a committed partner in the process […]
  • Visiting the Doctor in Charleston, SC & How to Make it Count

    By Health First on January 23, 2012
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    As our patient, we want you to know that you are extremely important to each one of us, and we want you to maximize your HealthFirst experience.  We value all of our relationships and want the best for each of our patients.  However, we also know that visiting the doctor can be overwhelming.  It should not be that way.  At […]
  • Pay Attention to Your Charleston Doctor: A Brief Overview of ADD & ADHD

    By Health First on January 20, 2012
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    We can all seemingly suffer from an inability to focus or pay attention to topics at hand or in moments of conversation.  However, how do you truly know when you might have a chronic inability to focus?  How do you know if you are suffering from ADD or ADHD?  What is ADD or ADHD? ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, […]
  • When Is Your Headache A Migraine?

    By Health First on January 10, 2012
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    According to the National Headache Foundation, 28 million Americans suffer from migraines.   Migraines are a severe form of headache and a chronic neurological condition or disorder, which is associated with not only severe headaches, but also nausea and disruptions in vision.  In some cases, they can be debilitating, and in others less frequent and milder.  However, when can you truly know you […]
  • Can You Say Streptococcal Pharyngitis 7 Times Fast? Your Charleston Doctor Can!

    By Health First on January 5, 2012
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    If you have ever experienced streptococcal pharyngitis, commonly referred to as strep throat, then you know that it can be a very painful experience.  However, most people do not understand how it develops and what causes the symptoms and infection in the first place.  Here is a brief overview of strep throat to improve your understanding. What is strep throat? […]