Medical research continues to give us more knowledge about health, nutrition, and the workings of the human body, but a common roadblock for ideal health is lack of restorative sleep. Sleep is required for best brain function, hormone balance and to improve focus and overall energy for daily life. To find out if you have…
As Thanksgiving approaches, we at CFM want to thank you for your patronage. We have urgent care appointments available every day, and there is a doctor on-call by phone 24/7. This post also lists our holiday hours. Stay healthy during the holidays!
Meningitis has had a recent outbreak in Oregon. Learn more about the types and prevention of this debilitating disease. Corvallis Family Medicine has the vaccines you need to protect you and your loved ones.
The World Health Organization estimates 47% of the adult population has had a headache in the past year. Try these great home remedies to help prevent and relieve the pain. If you need medical attention for your headaches, CFM’s own Angie Bean can help!
While genetics plays a part, you can take charge of risk factors under your control to reduce your chances of developing breast cancer. A healthy lifestyle and diet can strongly reduce your risks. Know your risk level so you can take appropriate precautions.
Do you have a plan for your flu shot yet? Corvallis Family Medicine seasonally carries several types of vaccine depending on your age and health. Vaccines may become available as early as Mid-August.
The sun is out and so are we! Make sure to take proper steps to protect yourself from sun damage, and learn how to care for your skin when it gets sunburned.
Learn about fireworks safety in preparation for our nation’s birthday. Have fun at the Corvallis Red White and Blue Festival, enjoy Albany’s fireworks show after River Rhythms on Thursday, and watch the parade and fireworks here in Corvallis.
This year’s Albany Relay For Life will be held at Timber Ridge School on Saturday, June 20th and Sunday, June 21st. Come join us and have some fun for a great cause!
In 2010 13 individuals from the Willamette Valley, including 2 dentists, a general surgeon, myself and several support staff traveled to Uganda to spend a week providing medical missions and outreach care to the city of Lugazi, Uganda.