Back to School Checklist

Does Your Back-to-School Checklist Include Vaccination? Español (Spanish) From newborns to college, you can help protect your children from 16 serious diseases by getting them vaccinated. Make sure your kids get any needed vaccines before the back-to-school rush! As a parent, making sure your ch...
Staying Hydrated In The Summer Heat

Staying Hydrated In The Summer Heat

Beat the Heat There’s a lot to do when the weather is right: family picnics, working on your tan at the beach, a homerun derby on the softball field, endless hours on the golf course, or lounging in your backyard hammock. Unfortunately, too much fun in the sun can be dangerous. Excessive heat exp...
Stay healthy as you celebrate the holiday.

Stay healthy as you celebrate the holiday.

These easy tips and recipes will help you stay healthy and mindful as you celebrate the holidays with friends and family. You can eat well and be well this holiday season, with these tasty treats, party tricks and simple strategies. Enjoy in moderation. Is it even possible to eat healthy during t...
May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

  https://www.cdc.gov/asthma/world_asthma_day.htm Please click on the link above to find helpful resources for you and your loved ones dealing with Asthma or Allergies. Reminder: Homewood Family Medicine does perform in-office allergy testing for patients. 
Healthy Tips For The Holidays

Healthy Tips For The Holidays

It’s holiday party season– hooray! The holiday party loop can be tricky to navigate. Cookies are everywhere– at work, at home, at cookie swaps. Wine is flowin’ and we’re tempted by the holiday foods we won’t see again for another year. Often, we enter the new year feeling a little blo...