The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs, located against the back muscles in the upper abdominal cavity just below the rib cage, one on each side of the spine. The kidneys detoxify the blood and aid the body in filtering out waste products through urine. Another primary function of the kidneys is to remove excess water …
Kidney Month: 10 Ways to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy
Concerned about your kidney health? In honor of National Kidney Month, we are sharing 10 tips that'll help you keep your kidneys healthy for the long run.
Updates on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts in Your Area
Updated January 14, 2021.In an effort to provide our members with timely information about COVID-19 vaccines, we are keeping this page up-to-date with the latest details on One Medical’s progress with vaccine administration in each of the states and counties where we have offices. Please check back here for the latest details on vaccination efforts in your area.Key details about vaccine appointments at One MedicalWe ask…
10 Common Habits That Damage the Kidneys
The kidneys purify the blood of unnecessary substances which are then discharged through the urethra.
10 Best Mastectomy Bras
When your body has changed, how can you find the best mastectomy bras that fit well, feel good and make you look great? Check out these ten terrific options.
What Is the Cause of Restless Legs (Syndrome)? Treatment, Symptoms & Medication
Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a medical condition in which there are strong urges to move the legs along with unpleasant symptoms of crawling, tingling, burning, and aching, and leg pain or cramps. The main cause of restless leg syndrome is a problem using iron in the brain, or the lack of it. The goal of RLS treatment is to relieve symptoms, increase the amount and quality of sleep, and treat any underlying medical conditions that may worsen RLS.
Tips for safe carpooling
As a mother of two, I understand the benefits and qualms of carpooling. It’s great that you don’t have to always rely on yourself to take the kids to school. On the other hand, you are putting your child’s life in someone else’s hands. If you are the one driving the kids, it’s important to know the routine and car behavior of the children you are carrying. Review the checklist below for tips to make sure you are worry free when driving the…
COVID-19: How Seniors Can Cope; How the Young Can Help
People may need physical distance during the coronavirus crisis, but maintaining social connections is essential — especially for seniors, says William Dale, M.D., Ph.D., director of City of Hope’s Center for Cancer and Aging.
4 Ways You Haven't Thought About Using Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Learn how healthcare systems are using telehealth to address workforce issues, care for at-risk populations, and deliver more efficient care.
What Goes Into a COVID-19 Care Kit?
Mount Sinai geriatrician Linda V. DeCherrie, MD, shares what you should have in your COVID-19 Emergency Care Kit.
Seizing the moment Providing faster access to quality medical products during COVID 19 and beyond 20
The need for strong pharmaceutical systems and supply chains has never been so clear, nor so urgent. MSH, in partnership with Deloitte, hosted 'Seizing the m...
COVID-19 kills 10 more in York County
The county's case total also hit 27,663, an increase of 388 cases over the day prior.
COVID 19: Resources To Help Parents Teach At Home
A Short List of Companies and Resources To Help Parents and Caregivers Guide Learning Until Schools Are Back In Session
How You Can Help NJ Charities During COVID-19
Let’s face it—the COVID-19 crisis has everyone experiencing hard times. But that’s especially true for local charities that have had to cancel fundraising events and put a pause on their steady supply of donations and volunteers. With quarantine mandates and social distancing, it’s easy to feel helpless when you’re also trying to navigate what’s right for your own family. So while we know there’s so much…
‘No plans’ to pay £500 to everyone who tests Covid-positive, says No 10
Ministers considered the proposal amid concerns of low compliance with self-isolation, but Downing Street said the majority are abiding by the rules.
5 Ways the COVID-19 Pandemic Will Be Different in 2021
Look for innovations in coronavirus management, testing and vaccinations next year. Plus: From masks to distancing, what we will still need to do.
What It's Like To Experience COVID-19 Behind Bars
“As a woman, doing time in a California prison, there is this ever-present feeling of vulnerability,” an incarcerated woman named Michelle told me in a message she sent last week. “Ten-fold came that feeling of vulnerability when the novel…
Here’s what everyone is buying during COVID-19
Everybody deals with the pandemic in different ways, but some ways are more popular than others. How do your coping mechanisms compare to the most popular?
VERIFY: What COVID-19 stands for
A post claimed that COVID is a reference to "Chinese Originated Viral Infectious Disease". That's not the case.
How Is COVID Affecting Mortgages?
How is COVID-19 affecting mortgages?Answer by Erin Lantz, Chief Revenue Officer at Ethos Life.