Health

Neurology, a transversal medical field

Neurology, a transversal medical field

Neurology is the field of medicine specialized in the study, prevention and treatment of diseases of the central nervous system and peripheral nervous system (nerves and muscles). The human body is controlled by brain impulses, the spinal cord and the nerves which is why when one of these does not…

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Anxiety is a critical illness

Anxiety, A Critical Illness

The most recent Coronavirus crisis has had great effects in most areas of our lives and has led us to a state of confinement which has been difficult to assimilate for both young people and adults. In this regard, our Medical Director and Internist, Gary T. Midelton, MD, who has…

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How to maintain my postural hygiene during quarantine?

How to maintain my postural hygiene during quarantine?

How to maintain my postural hygiene during quarantine? Postural hygiene is the most important practice to prevent spinal injuries. Learn how to maintain proper posture during this quarantine.   Not many people in the world may be familiar with the term postural hygiene unless they have or, at some point,…

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What is an antibody test?

What is an antibody test?

What is an antibody test? With a quick test, you will be able to identify if you have been infected with Covid-19 and generated antibodies that allow you to fight the disease. Since Coronavirus was declared a pandemic by WHO, governments in different countries around the world have embarked on…

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How to perform an effective quarantine?

How to perform an effective quarantine?

Learn about the difference between the terms quarantine, isolation, social distancing, and the steps you can take inside your home to safeguard your health and that of your family. After almost two months since the Coronavirus Covid-19 has been declared a pandemic by WHO, mitigation measures remain based on decreased…

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Coronavirus Testing Center, the new attempt of Formé Medical Center to break the barriers of the undocumented community

Forme prepares its medical center to test for Coronavirus

Formé Medical Center has managed to implement a Coronavirus Testing Center which removes barriers that limit access to the undocumented immigrant community ensuring access to laboratory testing. For the past 4 years, Formé Medical Center & Urgent Care has fulfilled its mission of caring for and providing dignified, high-quality medical…

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How to improve your immune system?

How to improve your immune system?

Maintaining a balanced diet, exercising, and getting enough sleep are just a few of the tools that will help increase the responsiveness of your defenses. The immune system is the body’s natural defense against germs, viruses, and bacteria because, by recognizing the presence of foreign organisms in the body, it…

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Promise to Aid, A Reality!

Promise to Aid, A Reality!

How ironic to know that the same day we launched our Non-Profit, of all days, was Humans Right Day! It was also the kick-off of our long awaited first meeting of our Board of Directors for Promise to Aid (PTA). PTA is a non-profit organization that affirms that everyone has…

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Talking Taboos: Cindy Barshop Wants Women to Love Intimacy Again

Talking Taboos: Cindy Barshop Wants Women to Love Intimacy Again

Cindy Barshop, former star of the Bravo series Real Housewives of New York City and the founder of the wildly successful Completely Bare spa, is once again tackling the taboos of women’s health and sexuality with her newest endeavor, VSPOT™ Medi-Spa. Barshop describes VSPOT™ as “the place where science, sex,…

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The Scarcuty of Mental Health

The Scarcuty of Mental Health

The limitations of Mental Health Care in a community in need!     By: Maria Trusa Too often, we hear of the many unfortunate events that arise due to individuals who struggle with various types of mental illness and mental health. We often wonder, why is this the case? When…

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