A Symptomless Health Risk: High Cholesterol

December 17th, 2015 by Pacific Family Practice in Primary Care

What is cholesterol? Cholesterol is often described as a “waxy” substance similar to fat that is found in the body’s blood cells. Your liver produces good and bad cholesterol that assists in the production of hormones and vitamin D and he...

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It’s Flu Season! 3 Ways You Can Stay Healthy

October 3rd, 2015 by Pacific Family Practice in Prevention

Did you know that the flu season actually begins around October and can last until May? Not many people realize that flu season can last for over half a year and peak around December through the end of February. Chances ...

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