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Medical Minute: Childhood Fevers

Feb 27, 2020 / No Comments

Kia McCarthy, NP discusses your child’s fever and what it means. Learn more in this Medical Minute video! 

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Medical Mythbuster: Is Yogurt a Healthy Snack?

Feb 27, 2020 / No Comments

When it’s time to reach for a snack, many people like to choose yogurt. But many yogurts contain much more sugar than you think (some over 30 grams). So …

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Confused About Medicare? We Can Help!

Feb 26, 2020 / 2 Comments

Will you or a loved one be eligible for Medicare soon?  Understanding all of your options can be confusing. Visit reliantmedicalgroup.org/medicare to: See the Medicare plans accepted at Reliant …

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Feeling Cooler? Study Says Average Human Temperature is No Longer 98.6.

Feb 26, 2020 / 6 Comments

By Michael Sheehy, MD Chief of Population Health and Analytics Reliant Medical Group  Back in 1851, a German doctor named Carl Wunderlich determined that the average human body temperature …

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What Really Happens When We Sneeze?

Feb 20, 2020 / No Comments

You may have wondered how a sneeze comes on so suddenly. Sneezing is actually a complex process which although it happens in an instant, involves your brain, your lungs, …

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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s 2020 Physician Group Honor Roll

Feb 17, 2020 / No Comments

Reliant Medical Group is proud to announce that we have once again been named to Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s 2020 Physician Group Honor Roll. This annual award highlights physician …

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Life after Bariatric Surgery Group Recipes of the Month – February 2020

Feb 13, 2020 / No Comments

Chile-Lime Cauliflower Quesadillas Makes 8 servings Ingredients 3 tablespoons corn oil, divided 1 tablespoon chili-lime seasoning or rub, such as Tajin (see Tip) 2 cups chopped cauliflower 1 cup …

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Diabetes Support Group – March 2020

Feb 13, 2020 / No Comments

Strengthening & Falls Prevention   Speaker: Jessica Orpen, Physical Therapist   Tuesday, March 3rd The support group is for individuals with diabetes who are interested in learning more about …

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Dr. Thad Schilling Discusses Coronavirus With The Telegram & Gazette

Feb 11, 2020 / No Comments

Recently, Dr. Thad Schilling, Chief Medical Officer at Reliant, was interviewed for an article on coronavirus. Read the full article here.

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Coronavirus is new, but don’t forget: ‘This is a very severe influenza season’

Feb 10, 2020 / No Comments

The Boston Globe recently interviewed Reliant’s own Dr. David Gilchrist about the differences between coronavirus and the flu. Read the full article here.

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Heart Health Day at Saint Vincent Hospital

Feb 6, 2020 / No Comments

Join us at Saint Vincent Hospital at 123 Summer Street in Worcester, MA for Heart Month 2020. Friday, February 21st from 10AM – 1PM in the Saint Vincent Atrium. …

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Milford Family Fun & Disability Awareness Fair

Feb 6, 2020 / No Comments

On Saturday, March 14th we are taking part in the 26th annual Family Fun & Disability Awareness Fair at the Milford, MA high school cafeteria from 11AM – 2PM. …

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Life After Bariatric Surgery Group – Feburary 2020

Feb 5, 2020 / 2 Comments

Topic: Guided Meditation Focused on Mindfulness and Stress Management with Zayda Vallejo, M. Litt, co-founder of the HeartWell Institute Thursday – February 13th This is a free educational meeting for individuals …

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Medical Mythbuster: Can Going Outside With Wet Hair on a Cold Day Make You Sick?

Feb 2, 2020 / No Comments

Although your mother will likely tell you otherwise, this is a myth. Colds and flu are caused by viruses, not cold or inclement weather. In order to get an …

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Is Your Child at Risk for Heart Problems?

Feb 2, 2020 / No Comments

By Robert Harizi, MD Chief of Cardiology Reliant Medical Group Many of us probably think that heart problems are something that only happens to those who are middle-aged or …

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