Summer temperatures are on the rise! Heat-Related Illness

Summer temperatures are on the rise! Heat-Related Illness

Between days spent by the pool, enjoying your favorite outdoor activities and even your daily commute, it is very easy to become dehydrated. Drinking water and sports drinks a good start to hydration. Arizona is one of the hottest places on earth from May to September. Heat Related illness is com...
High Blood Pressure: What you need to know!

High Blood Pressure: What you need to know!

What is Blood Pressure? When your heart pumps blood through the blood vessels, the blood pushes against the walls of your blood vessels. This creates blood pressure. Your body needs blood pressure to move the blood throughout your body, so every part of your body can get the oxygen it needs. Heal...
How to Beat Summer Allergies!

How to Beat Summer Allergies!

Introducing Homewood Family Medicine’s quick and accurate in office testing and treatment! You can be tested for food and environmental allergies in 15 minutes! Spring’s over, but you’re still stopped up, sniffly, and sneezing. Welcome to summer allergy season. It keeps going long after April...