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Diabetes and Your Feet

About 25 percent of diabetics develop foot problems as a complication of their disease. Daily attention may prevent you from being one of them. Most people with diabetes are well aware that, without good glycemic management, their condition can lead to heart, vascular, eye and kidney disease. Less well known is the importance of foot […]

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May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, with over 2 million Americans diagnosed with skin cancer each year. In fact, 1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. It is estimated that nearly 9,500 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with skin cancer every day. People of all colors and […]

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Premier Medical Group’s Diabetes Self-Management Program Earns Recognition of the American Diabetes Association®

Premier Medical Group’s Diabetes Self-Management Program Earns Recognition of the American Diabetes Association®   Education Recognition Program (ERP) certification ensures quality diabetes education and support for people living with diabetes   The American Diabetes Association (ADA), the nation’s leading organization committed to fighting diabetes by driving discovery through research and innovation, intensifying the urgency around the diabetes […]

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May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month

What is Celiac Disease? Celiac Disease (CD) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the small intestine that interferes with absorption of nutrients from food. People with CD can’t tolerate gluten, a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley. Gluten is found mainly in foods but may also be found in everyday products such as medicines, […]

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