Healthy Generations Articles


Summer 2014

Vitamins: Are They Really Helping Me?

Baseline Concussion Testing

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM

Keeping Up With Caffeine

By: Smith, Troy M., D.O., FACOFP

Spicing Things Up...With Flavor

Managing the Pain of an Active Summer

By: Alosman, Ala, M.D.

What To Do in an All-Too-Common Summer Emergency

By: Gross, Robert, D.O.

I Don't Have a Drinking Problem...Do I?

By: O'Dwyer, Phil, EdD, CSW, CAC-II

The Cutting Edge in Knee Surgery

By: Lawley, George D., D.O.; Walkiewicz, Joseph L., D.O.; Drouillard, Paul J., D.O.

What is Endoscopy?

By: D'Avanzo, Joseph G., D.O.

Take Care of Your Liver...So It Can Take Care of You

By: Herschfus, Marc S., M.D.

Coping With Shingles

By: Doig, Christopher T., D.O.

MRSA

By: Cox, Donald R., D.O.

Surviving Summer Vacation

By: Packey, Nicholas, D.O.


Spring 2014

Cardiac Rehabilitation

By: Papasifakis, Emmanuel N., D.O.

Healthcare Reform and Medicare

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

By: Abdul-Malek, Michael A., D.O.

Eating For Two

By: Summerfield, Kelly, CNM

Pre-Diabetes

By: Kay, Deborah A., D.O.

Hemorrhoids

By: Packey, Nicholas, D.O.

Over & Underactive Thyroid

By: Alzohaili, Opada, MD

Pediatric Milestones

By: El-Takech, Haissam, M.D.

Testing for Gestational Diabetes

By: Farhat, Ibrahim Y., D.O.

The Many Health Benefits of Spinach

7 Foods You Should be Eating

Having a Senior Moment

By: Frankowicz, Erin M., D.O.


Fall/Winter 2013

A Happier Holiday Season

OB-GYN or Midwife?

By: Haddad, Chadi G., D.O.

Blueberries: The Ultimate Superfood

Childbearing with MS

By: Wilson, Ingrid, M.D.

Managing a Sensitive Stomach

Detecting Breast Cancer Early

Keeping the Focus on You: Individuals With MS

By: Blevins, Christina L., D.O.

7 Hidden Migraine Triggers

Tummy Time

Understanding MS

By: Pawlak, Anne M., D.O.

What is Barrett's Esophagus?

By: Raminick, William R., D.O.

Why Vaccines are an Important Part of Childhood

By: Packey, Nicholas, D.O.


Summer 2013

Helping Hands for Hurting Hands

By: Milioni, Amy, CHT

Here Comes the Sun

How to Give Children Medicine

Improve Your Relationship in 5 Simple Steps

Injuries in Children

By: Lawley, Jeffrey E., D.O.

Parkinson's Disease

By: Pawlak, Anne M., D.O.

Bone Density

By: Barbat, Jehan, M.D.

Foods That Slow the Hands of Time

How Will My Diet Change With Gestational Diabetes

By: Wilson, Ingrid, M.D.

Navigating to Good Health is Easier With a Family Practice Doctor

By: Scott, Thomas M., D.O.; Packey, Nicholas, D.O.


Spring 2013

The Advantage of Transradial Catheterization

By: Zein, Amine, D.O.

Catheter Ablation Program

By: Hassan, Sohail A., M.D.

Step Into It

By: Mady, Ellen K., DPM

Concussions

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM

Food Intolerance

Is Your Bagel Related to Your Aching Joints?

By: Shuker, Ala S., M.D.

Peripheral Artery Disease

By: Armstrong, James G., D.O.

Kidney Stones

By: Weigler, Gregory, D.O.


Fall 2012

Assessing the State of Your Prostate

By: Arnkoff, Marc S., M.D.

The Diabetes Epidemic

What You Need to Know About Sports Injuries

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM; Drouillard, Paul J., D.O.; Walkiewicz, Joseph L., D.O.

Childhood Obesity and Bullying

By: Kay, Deborah A., D.O.; Kay, Randy S., D.O.

Thirdhand Smoke Is Bad For Everyone...Especially Children

By: Tobin, Keith M., D.O.

GCH Stroke Certified

By: Pawlak, Anne M., D.O.

The Benefits of Honey

The Healing Power of Soup

Vitamin Time

By: Lemon, Zachary T., D.O.

What Every Woman Needs to Know: Part 2

By: Tegtmeyer, Louis C., D.O.


Spring/Summer 2012

Caring for a Stoke Victim

By: Edge, Judith M., D.O.

Customized Stroke Rehabilitation

By: Hall, Elizabeth M., M.D.

Defeat Depression

By: O'Dwyer, Phil, EdD, CSW, CAC-II

Dermatology’s Image Enhancing Treatments

By: Nasser, Farid, M.D.

Female Incontinence

By: Haddad, Chadi G., D.O.

5 More Reasons to Love Chocolate

Identifying a Stroke

By: Pawlak, Anne M., D.O.

Managing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Preventing Cervical Cancer & HPV

By: Parks, Sheryl L., M.D., FACOG

The "Skinny" on Dieting

Stroke Facts

By: Kelly Banasky, RN

Heart Healthy, Heart Happy

By: Sikorski, Robert J., D.O.

What Every Woman Needs to Know: Part 1

By: Tegtmeyer, Louis C., D.O.


Winter 2012

ADD/ADHD and Children

By: O'Dwyer, Phil, EdD, CSW, CAC-II

Menorrhagia

By: Parks, Sheryl L., M.D., FACOG

Nordic Diet

Patient Centered Surgery Center

By: Armstrong, James G., D.O.

When is an Emergency Not an Emergency?

By: Kim, Brian, M.D. ; Lemon, Zachary T., D.O.


Fall 2011

Keeping Your Children Healthy and in School

By: O'Neil, Lisa M., D.O.; Murray, Elise E., D.O.

Alzheimer's Disease

By: Winters, Frank D., D.O.

Asperger's Syndrome

By: El-Sabbagh, Alex H., M.D.

Getting a Grip on Fibromyalgia

By: Alosman, Ala, M.D.

Healthy Harvest

The Possible Link Between Cell Phones and Cancer

By: Kodrik, Amy M., D.O.

Expecting Mother's Q&A


Spring/Summer 2011

12 Foods to Eat Organic

Aging Bodies, Aging Minds

By: O'Dwyer, Phil, EdD, CSW, CAC-II

Managing Your Sleep Cycle

Taking the Sting Out of Bug Bites

General Surgeries: Q&A

By: Spinale, Richard, D.O., FACOS

Understanding Autism

Sudden Death Overtime

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM

The Truth About Dieting

Summer Colds and More

By: Doig, Christopher T., D.O.

Summer Health Risks

War on Pain

By: Elsaadat, Amr, M.D. ; Kurtz, John E., M.D.


Winter 2011

State-of-the-Art Biopsies

By: Barbat, Jehan, M.D.

Carbon Monoxide: An Invisible Killer

By: Elias, George A., D.O.

Winning the Cold War

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM

Winter Safety

By: Kim, Brain, M.D.

Medical Imaging at Your Fingertips


Fall 2010

Restoring Eyesight: Cutting-Edge Cataract Surgery

By: Sherman, Michael S., D.O.

New Life for Damaged Joints

By: Drouillard, Paul J., D.O.

Cooling Heartburn's Heat

By: D'Avanzo, Joseph G., D.O.

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

By: Pearl, Steven M., M.D.

Pulling the Plug on Stress

By: O'Dwyer, Phil, EdD, CSW, CAC-II

Saving Limbs...and Lives

By: Duncan, James K., DPM

GCH's Helping Hand in Wound Therapy

By: Medley, Marshall, D.O.


Summer 2010

Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Kids and Concussions

By: Kodrik, Amy M., D.O.

Multiple Sclerosis

By: Pawlak, Anne M., D.O.

Safeguarding Your Skin and Sight From the Sun

By: Crowl, David, D.O.

Swimmer's Ear

By: Stephens, Gregory E., D.O.

Weekend Warriors

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM


Spring 2010

Cigarette Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease

Introducing CAP: A Program for the Uninsured

Becoming Heart Healthy

By: Harber, Daniel R., D.O.

Tests for Two!

By: Sanjaghsaz, Hamid, D.O.

The Family Pet: More Than a Companion

The Importance of Breakfast

Understanding Hysterectomies

By: Haddad, Chadi G., D.O.

Put Your Best Foot Forward

By: Lemon, Zachary T., D.O.


Winter 2010

The ABC’s Of Stress Tests

Restoring Your Spine

By: Patel, Nilesh M., M.D.

Straight From the Heart

By: Papasifakis, Emmanuel N., D.O.

Influenza

By: Cox, Donald R., D.O.

A New Year, A New You

By: Crowl, David, D.O.

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

Sleepless in Southeast Michigan


Fall 2009

Indoor Air Pollutants: Microscopic Monsters

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM

Staying Healthy During Flu Season

By: Lemon, Zachary T., D.O.

Urgent Care or ER?

By: Pilchak, Gary, D.O.

Breast Cancer Survivors Offer Words of Advice

Protect Yourself: Maintain Your Cancer Alarm

By: Kovalski, Cheryl, D.O. ; Goldfarb, Stephen B., D.O.; Lutsic, Ronald C., D.O.


Summer 2009

Internal Medicine

By: Doig, Christopher T., D.O.; Ruettinger, H. Rex, D.O.

Urge Incontinence

By: Weigler, Gregory, D.O.

Relieving Chronic Back Pain

By: Hall, Elizabeth M., M.D.

Don't Sweat It: Tips on Staying Hydrated

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM

Solar Skin Care

By: Nasser, Farid, M.D.


Spring 2009

Birmingham Hip Resurfacing

By: Walkiewicz, Joseph L., D.O.

Life Saving Cardiac Care

By: Zein, Amine, D.O.

Spring Into Action...Safely

By: Sczecienski, Stanley J., D.O., FAOASM

Prenatal Exercise

By: Brazil, Rainna, D.O.


Fall 2008

Unexplained Pain Leads to Lifesaving Phone Call

By: Sanjaghsaz, Hamid, D.O.

Technology Makes Rotator Cuff Repair Faster and Easier

By: Drouillard, Paul J., D.O.

Surgery Center: Enhancing the Patient-Visitor Experience

By: Spinale, Richard, D.O., FACOS

Cataract Surgery: See What You've Been Missing

By: Sherman, Michael S., D.O.

Regaining Independence With the Help of Inpatient Rehabilitation

By: Hall, Elizabeth M., M.D.


Spring 2008

Non-healing Wounds Require Specialized Care

By: Medley, Marshall, D.O.

Westland Specialty Center

When Do You Need the ER?

By: Smith, Mark, M.D.

Same and Next Day CT and MRI Scans

By: Brown II, John F., M.D.