Month: May 2021

May 27, 2021 / Pediatrics

COVID-19 Vaccine Now Approved for Children Age 12 and Older

By Lloyd Fisher, MD Reliant Pediatrics After rigorous study, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized the emergency use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children 12 years …

May 26, 2021 / Dermatology

Eczema is More Than Just an Itch

Thomas Rosenfeld, MD Chief, Division of Dermatology Eczema is an inflammatory disorder of the skin, producing a red and itchy rash sometimes accompanied by weeping blisters. In later stages …

May 20, 2021 / Medical Mythbuster

Medical Mythbuster: Poison Ivy Is Contagious

This is false. Poison ivy (and other poison plant rashes) cannot be spread from person-to-person after the rash develops. Only contact with the oil urushiol, from the plant’s sap, …

May 6, 2021 / News

Reliant Medical Group To Open Oncology and Infusion Center

Reliant Medical Group will open the doors to a new Oncology & Infusion Center within its flagship medical office at 5 Neponset Street in Worcester on May 10, 2021.  …

Life after Bariatric Surgery Group Recipes of the Month – May 2021

Spaghetti Squash Nests with Sausage, Mushrooms and Tomatoes Serves 4 Ingredients 1 large (2 1/2- to 3-pound) spaghetti squash 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided ½ teaspoon ground pepper, …

May 2, 2021 / Neurology

Learn How to Identify and Prevent Stroke

By David Sommer, MD, MPH Division of Neurology May is National Stroke Awareness Month, a great time to learn more about this medical emergency and how to lower your …


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