TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — For some people who struggle with weight gain, their body’s responses to delicious food may be working against them. In a new study, obese people who had trouble keeping weight loss at bay salivated more and had a steeper increase in their heart rate when presented with a…
Welcome to Vista Health & Wellness
Your Neighborhood Partner in Primary Care
We’ll care for you like family! In addition to delivering high quality Primary Health Care, we take a genuine and heartfelt interest in the lives of our patients. We’ll get to know you by name. In addition to routine sports and work related physicals, we offer a medical weight management program and perform a variety of women’s health services.
We accept patients of all ages and provide comprehensive primary care wellness services and management of acute and chronic conditions. We’ll take time to carefully understand your unique healthcare needs.
Individualized nutrition and exercise planning combined with medical therapy to promote optimal health and eliminate the complications associated with obesity.
Our comprehensive program includes skin and blood allergy testing to help identify triggers to environmental, food and other allergens, as well as treatment with allergy injections.
Physicals and Screenings
Vista Health & Wellness offers school and sports physicals, as well as work and DOT physicals. We also provide some annual screenings and referrals to specialists when needed.
TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If current trends continue, nearly one-quarter of the world’s population will be obese by 2045. And one in eight people will have type 2 diabetes, new research suggests. Alongside those bulging waistlines, global rates of type 2 diabetes will jump from 9 percent to 12 percent over the…
TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you think popping a pill will somehow keep your skin safe while you tan, think again. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday issued warning letters to companies marketing supplements that they claim will counter the effects of the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. “We’ve found…
TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Closing coal and oil plants may lead to fewer premature births and improved fertility in neighboring communities, according to two new studies. Scientists at the University of California, Berkeley found that preterm deliveries dropped 20 percent to 25 percent in California after eight power plants closed down between…
TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Yoga can help older women who fight frequent bouts of urinary incontinence, new research suggests. The finding stems from a small study of participants in yoga classes specifically designed to help older women with urinary incontinence. They were between the ages of 55 and 83 (average age: 66),…
TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — There’s more trouble in paradise: The eruption of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano may lead to respiratory and other health problems for residents of the Big Island, an expert warns. Besides facing the possibility of more devastating lava flows, Hawaiians must contend with high levels of toxic volcanic ash and…