Medical Spotlights

What happens when your ‘healthy’ friend doesn’t get the flu shot.

Before we get into this week's blog post I want to make my stance very clear that I STRONGLY believe that unless you are allergic to the flu vaccine then you should have no choice but to get it. As a health professional I have not had a choice on [...]

By |2018-12-25T22:52:43-04:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: , |0 Comments

Did you know there are different types of diabetes?

Thanks for checking out another medical spotlight on the blog today. The subject today is diabetes in particular some key differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes. As I have been preparing for the launch of the podcast series "Lunch and Learn with Dr. Berry", I was shocked to [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:19:54-04:00June 28th, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: , |1 Comment

Getting a finger on the issue of your prostate gland

As we kick off Men's health month I knew it was necessary to start right off with the question that always causes a temporary pause during the physical exam. "Do you have to put your finger in my butt".  It's almost as if men skip the annual exam each year for fear [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:22:06-04:00June 8th, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: , |1 Comment

Why Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is more than not getting up for the job.

"This has never happened before" "I don't know whats wrong with me" "Is it me?" I would hope that a scenario along the lines hasn't happened to you but lets face it, if you are reading this article today it's likely because it has happened to you or you know [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:22:51-04:00June 1st, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: , , |3 Comments

Three types of headaches that you should know about

Does this picture of someone with a headache look familiar? What do you think she's thinking about? Can you remember the last time you experienced what she is going through? Headaches are one of the most common complaints I see in my practice. I have some patient's in my practice who [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:25:01-04:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Osteoarthritis, the disease that lets you know getting old sucks

Download my presentation on Osteoarthritis There are very few diseases that signify that you are getting old like the one we are going to be talking about today. Osteoarthritis is something I deal with in my practice EVERY SINGLE DAY. It's is one of the main reasons why our orthopedic [...]

By |2019-06-15T18:02:02-04:00May 17th, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: |1 Comment

Just What Do you Know About Your Thyroid Gland?

Sign up for my email list and Dr. Berry’s presentation on the thyroid gland will be waiting in your email Learn more about the Thyroid Gland today with my Free Presentation Why the Fuss about the Thyroid Gland? Did you know that this gland only weighs about 25 grams in [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:25:48-04:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: |0 Comments

10 subtle signs your family member is depressed and crying for help

Download now 10 signs your family member is depressed Dr. Berry's Depression Infographic "You Are Not Alone" Its what you know you would say if just given the chance. You have always been there but for some reason they are not coming to in their time of need. On the [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:26:21-04:00May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: , |1 Comment

Just 45 examples of minorities suffering from health disparities

Heath disparities are particular health differences that are closely linked with social or economic disadvantage.    During yesterday's live session I talked about the National Minority Health and why it was so important to understand how much of an impact it has on the entire community so I decided to compile [...]

By |2018-12-26T00:04:32-04:00April 14th, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: |0 Comments