The Importance of Family Medicine in Madisonville

Family medicine is important because it helps treat a number of conditions affecting your whole family. Learn more about the family medicine team at Baptist Health Madisonville.

Navigating Food Allergies During the Holidays

For people with food allergies or disorders like celiac disease, the fun and excitement of the holidays come with an increased risk of contact...

Healthy Teenage Lifestyle Tips

For parents, helping a child make the transition into their teens in a healthy and positive way can be challenging. Nevertheless, it is important...

Is It Lice? What Parents Need to Know.

Hearing that a head lice outbreak is underway at your child’s daycare or school, or that your child has been found to have lice,...

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Benefits of Chia Seeds

Chia seeds have been touted as a “superfood” for years. While chia seeds are a nutritional powerhouse, claims that they cause weight loss, prevent...

Hear this! Have you had your hearing tested?

You had your cholesterol screened and your blood pressure checked. You even (reluctantly) scheduled that six-month checkup at the dentist's office. Good job -...

Flu Symptoms & Prevention

Internal Medicine Specialist Ashish Patel, MD discusses best ways to prevent seasonal flu. He explains flu symptoms and the importance of immunizations.

Vitamin D & Sunshine

Did you know that getting enough vitamin D - which comes from sun exposure and other sources - is crucial for bone health? Along with...

Allergy Testing & Treatment

Primary care physician David Williams, MD, Baptist Health Corbin, discusses the importance of testing for allergies and the benefits of finding appropriate preventive treatments before...