Accepting New Patients

Evergreen Family Health (Williston), Alder Brook Family Health (Essex) and Charlotte Family Health are accepting new patients as follows: we are opening our practices to individuals who currently DO NOT…

IMPORTANT UPDATE: COVID-19 CONCERNS

For the time being, Evergreen Family Health, Charlotte Family Health and Alder Brook Family Health will not be scheduling office visits for anyone with cold, cough or fever symptoms. If…

Coronavirus

Should I come in and be seen? If you have traveled in the last 14 days to a high-risk area (Italy, China, Iran or South Korea) or have had known…

Family Depression Prevention

Raising Healthy Children is a supportive family program, proven to help your family handle stress, reduce your depression, and prevent depression and anxiety in your children. If you’ve had depression…

Stress, Worry and Anxiety

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Flu Season

“Flu” refers to influenza, a highly contagious infectious disease caused by the virus Haemophilus influenza. Flu season runs from Winter into early Spring and can best be prevented by handwashing…

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Measles

Measles. If you were born before 1957, you are considered immune.If you were born in 1957 or after, the recommendations get a bit more complex:-If you know you have received…

How To Maintain Your Metabolism

From Consumer Reports, by Jeanine Detz, 1/12/2019 Do you find that, lately, you get full more quickly or your weight has started creeping up and you’re not sure why? A…

Am I really allergic to penicillin?

From JAMA Patient Page, edited and condensed: Most people who report allergies to penicillin (PCN) are not allergic. About 1 in 10 patients has a PCN allergy noted in their…