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Acne

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Vampire Lift

For some, acne is embarrassing. But for many, perhaps most, acne is devastating, No matter how brave an individual tries to appear, we know what it does to a person 's self-esteem to have scars on their face that seems to increase with each passing week. There is no question about it; acne is the teenager's most agonizing four letter word. Somehow it feels better to say “problem complexion", blemishes or something bravo hip like "zits". Whatever name, Acne looks the same. The first step is to understand a simple truth; ACNE is a DISEASE. Read More

What is Hyperhidrosis?

Veins treatments (Sclerotherapy)

Hyperhidrosis is a condition in which there is an excessive production of sweat. This  is most pronounced in the underarms, palms of the hand or soles of the foot. While the exact cause is unknown, this is commonly a genetic condition. Estimates say up to 1.3 million people in the U.S. have this condition. Unfortunately many persons hesitate to discuss this condition with their physicians even though it can greatly affect their daily lives.Read More

Weight Management Program

Weight Management Program

Overweight and obesity treatment without surgery for children and adults. Obesity is a serious health epidemic that affect one in three Americans It is estimated that 93 million Americans are affected by obesity. With that number predicted to climb to 120 million in the next five years. Obesity is a chronic disease characterized by excessive body fat or by having a BMI grater than 30. Obesity increases the likelihood of certain diseases and other related Heath problems. It also has a much high correlation with conditions and diseases,such as diabetes, heart disease and many more.Read More

Properly filling out and filing U.S. Immigration forms can be a daunting and difficult task.

 Immigration forms

Properly filling out and filing U.S. Immigration forms can be a daunting and difficult task. One primary part of this procedure is the Medical Exam forms. At Lavista-Norcross Medical Clinic we have many years of experience in performing these exams and providing the required documents for filing. Medical Exams are performed by a licensed and certified US Civil Surgeon. Read More

Buena nutrición para los atletas

La buena nutrición, ya no es solo para el desayuno. Es para el crecimiento de un cuerpo joven, para evitar enfermedades, mantener el funcionamiento saludable de los tejidos del cuerpo por todas sus células, y alimentar el cuerpo implicado en la actividad del ejercicio. La nutrición adecuada diaria ayuda a mantener y apoyar la demanda de ejercicios regularmente. Si su hijo participa en competencias o eventos deportivos, existen más conceptos básicos que cubrir.Read More

Salud mental y adolescentes: Esté atento a las señales de alerta

La adolescencia tampoco es una época fácil para los padres de familia. A medida que los niños atraviesan las tantas transiciones turbulentas de la adolescencia; físicas, emocionales, hormonales, sexuales, sociales, intelectuales, la presión y los problemas que enfrentan pueden ser abrumadores.Read More

Cuidado infantil para niños mayores

Durante la segunda infancia, los niños necesitan supervisión. Debe haber un adulto responsable disponible para prepararlos y enviarlos a la escuela en la mañana y vigilarlos después de la escuela hasta que usted regrese a casa del trabajo. Incluso los niños que se acercan a la adolescencia, los niños de once y doce años, no deben llegar a una casa vacía por la tarde a menos que demuestren una madurez inusual para su edad.Read More

H1N1 Influenza & Your Child
Influenza (flu) can be very serious, especially for infants, children under five and people of any age who have chronic medical conditions such as asthma other lung problems, diabetes, heart disease or weakened immune systems. It’s estimated that more than 20,000 children younger than 5 years old are hospitalized due to flu each year in the U.S. Many more have to go to a doctor, an urgent care center or the emergency room because of flu. Read More

Eating for Good Health
What was your initial reaction when you realized that your child needed to control his weight? In that situation, many parents find themselves thinking, “I’ve got to put him on a diet.” After all, in a culture in which thinness seems to be the name of the game and Americans just can’t get their fill of diet books, you might instinctively think that the solution rests with the latest weight-loss fad, even though these diets are rarely designed with growing children or good nutrition in mind. Read More

Car Seat
Engineers are working hard to ensure that cars and car seats are designed to keep kids as safe as possible. But it’s up to every parent to take full advantage of these innovations by making sure car seats and booster seats are used and installed correctly. Here’s what you need to know to ensure that your most precious cargo is safe in cars. Road injuries are the leading cause of preventable deaths and injuries to children in the United States. Read More

ADHD – Trastorno por Déficit de Atención con Hiperactividad
La sigla ADHD se refiere al Trastorno por Déficit de Atención con Hiperactividad. El ADHD solía conocerse como Trastorno por Déficit de Atención o ADD. En 1994, su nombre cambió a ADHD. Sin embargo, "Trastorno por Déficit de Atención" aún se utiliza en ocasiones para describir un tipo de ADHD que no incluye hiperactividad. Read More

Jennifer Lopez’s Campaign to Fight Whooping Cough
When Jennifer Lopez learned that pertussis, or whooping cough, is making a comeback and poses a serious threat to babies, the mother of twins decided to get involved. "What people don't realize is it's been on the rise for the past seven years," Jennifer says. "A lot of babies - who it's very dangerous for and can be fatal - catch it from their parents." It can be prevented with a simple booster shot, which Jennifer is raising awareness about through a Public Service Announcement for the March of Dimes. "It's a really easy shot," Jennifer says, adding that she and her husband Marc Anthony both got one. "We just don't want to take any chances." Click on the video to watch her PSA and to hear what a baby sounds like with the cough. Read More

CHADIS Child Health & Development Interactive System
We are please to offer a complete developmental screening for you child thought the use of the CHILD Health AND DEVELOPMENTAL SYSTEM (CHADIS). CHADIS iS a child developmental assessment tool that helps you understands your child’s developmental progress. Early identification and treatment of developmental problems is essential to promote optimal child developmental CHADIS is also an excellent tool in the diagnosis of ADHD. Please complete the CHADIS questionnaires prior to your child next well visit or camp/school physical. Teacher may provide online input for you while with this tool, which is very helpful to us. Read More

Allergies
Allergies are among the most common chronic conditions worldwide. Allergy symptoms of allergies range from making you miserable to putting you at risk for life-threatening reactions. According to the leading experts in allergy, an allergic reaction begins in the immune system. Our immune system protects us from invading organisms that can cause illness. If you have an allergy, your immune system mistakes an otherwise harmless substance as an invader. This substance is called an allergen. The immune system overreacts to the allergen by producing Immunoglobulin E (IgE) antibodies. These antibodies travel to cells that release histamine and other chemicals, causing an allergic reaction Read More

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