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Menopause and Headaches

For as many as 50 million people In North America, severe headaches can be completely debilitating and greatly interfere with an individual’s quality of life. For many women, headaches may go hand in hand with the hormonal fluctuations that come during pregnancy, menstrual periods or perimenopause. During the transition, when estrogen levels start dropping, a number of women, especially those with a history of headaches, experience an increase in the prevalence and/or intensity of headaches.

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

30 million people in the United States have diabetes, but 1 out of 4 don’t know it, according to the CDC. With the risk factors as the population ages and obesity increases, we could see numbers as high as one in three individuals by 2050. To call this trend alarming is an understatement. World Diabetes Day is November 14, 2018 and diabetes concerns every family.

Committed to Quality Care

Committed to Quality Care

Whether you are seeking primary care for a wellness visit, specialized care for a complex condition, or surgical expertise, you can trust Portneuf Medical Group for our high-quality, innovative services. Together, our team of care providers combines expertise and compassion to understand your unique health care needs and to personalize a care plan tailored to your needs.