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May 20, 2018 / No Comments

By Dr. Herath Wijerathna Reliant Medical Group Internal Medicine Each year, more than 300,000 children go to the emergency room due to injuries caused on a bike. Accidents and …

Apr 2, 2018 / No Comments

By Dr. Joseph DiFranza Department of Family Medicine – Fitchburg Reliant Medical Group We all seem to get sick at the most inopportune time – just before a big …

Mar 26, 2018 / No Comments

By Dr. Justin Dorfman, Southboro Medical Group Internal Medicine (Board-certified in Sports Medicine) Do you take your exercise seriously? Runners, cyclists, soccer players and other athletes who engage in …

Jan 22, 2018 / No Comments

By Dr. Michael Sheehy, Chief of Population Health and Analytics Reliant Medical Group Many adults believe that other than for the flu, vaccines are for kids. However, it’s very important …

Dec 18, 2017 / 1 Comment

By Dr. James F.X. Kenealy, Reliant Medical Group Otolaryngology Nosebleeds are a fact of life. They are common in kids and adults get them too, so understanding how to slow …

Jun 12, 2017 / No Comments

Every June, National Men’s Health Week is celebrated and this year it falls from June 12th-18th. This event aims to encourage men and boys to take control of their life …

Jun 11, 2017 / 1 Comment

Karen Flemming, NP Internal Medicine Chances are, you probably know someone who has “gone vegan.” While this type of lifestyle has become more popular than ever, it’s still a …

May 12, 2017 / No Comments

By Dr. Eric Lupoli Reliant Medical Group Internal Medicine Death by heatstroke in cars continues to be a problem in America. Since 1998, the average number of deaths caused …

Apr 10, 2017 / 1 Comment

Stress is a fact of life for all of us. We experience it at our jobs, at home, even when we are driving. A small amount of stress can …

Mar 8, 2017 / No Comments

By Dr. Alwyn Rapose Division of Infectious Diseases Reliant Medical Group It may not have been a remarkably bad winter weather-wise here in New England, but there have been …

Feb 1, 2017 / No Comments

By Usha Rallapalli, MD Southboro Medical Group Family Medicine Winters in New England are already pretty tough, but for those with Raynaud’s syndrome, just being outside for a matter …

Jan 1, 2017 / 12 Comments

Chances are, you’ve heard about detox diets, those special dietary regimens that promise to cleanse out your system and help you lose weight at the same time. Many of …

Sep 27, 2016 / 22 Comments

Getting the flu can be more than just uncomfortable and inconvenient, it can also be dangerous. Many people, especially the elderly, are hospitalized for serious flu complications each year. …

Sep 20, 2016 / No Comments

Acton Pharmacy presents: Concussions and Sports Injuries Lecture With Justin Dorfman, D.O., adult medicine and sports medicine provider at Reliant Medical Group in Southboro and assistant team physician for …

Aug 31, 2016 / No Comments

An investigation recently done by the Associated Press has many people (especially dentists) grinding their teeth. The report, which can be found here, says there is no conclusive scientific …

Mar 29, 2016 / 3 Comments

For many people, it’s not easy to figure out the line between normal drinking and problem drinking. Drinking alcohol is highly ingrained in our culture and abuse of alcohol …