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  • Alcohol: Not Gender-Neutral December 2, 2019

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    The Female Factor: Alcohol is Not Gender-aNeutral

    Given the growing popularity of the cocktail culture and wine time, it’s important to know that alcohol affects women very differently than men – physiologically, psychologically and socially. It’s worth asking: For women, is the wine glass ... Continue Reading

  • When Are the Best Years of Our Lives? November 26, 2019

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    Happiness Continuum: When Are the Best Years of Our Lives?

    Is there a predetermined peak age for happiness, before which our normal outlook is gloomy and melancholy and after which we slump back into these non-euphoric ways?

    Like trying to define why some people are ... Continue Reading

  • Prescription Drugs, From Pickup to Takeback November 26, 2019

    Safe Passage: Navigating Your Prescription Drugs, From Pickup to Takeback

    If you are not taking your prescription medications as directed (or at all), you’re far from alone: Compliance is estimated at just 50% among U.S. patients. Unfortunately, adherence is a direct impact on quality and length of life, and overall healthcare costs, accounting for up to ... Continue Reading

  • Glenville Medical In The News October 21, 2019

    Group 2 - Health News for the Well-Read PatientGlenville Medical Concierge Care was recently featured in an article in Serendipity Magazine. With deep roots in the Greenwich community and over 75 years of combined experience, Serendipity highlights what concierge medicine is and how it can benefit you.

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  • Kidney Stones: Treatment & Prevention September 4, 2019

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    This Too Shall Pass: Treating and Preventing Kidney Stones

    More common, frequently less painful and far more preventable than reputed, kidney stones have, thankfully, entered a new era of highly effective, noninvasive procedures. We bring you ... Continue Reading

  • Keto Diet: Right for You? August 1, 2019

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    HealthNews 2R1 Keto 1 300x247 - Health News for the Well-Read PatientConsidering Keto: Is It the Right Diet for You?

    The truth is that a silver bullet for weight loss likely ... Continue Reading

  • Fight Fatigue July 9, 2019

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    Wake-up Call: Fight Fatigue at Its Roots

    Are these ordinary signs of aging? Exhausted throughout the day, joy in life slowly diminishing, active lifestyle becoming a distant memory. No, no and no. Feeling tired all the ... Continue Reading

  • June 18th: Dr. Jeff Puglisi Panel Discussion May 30, 2019

    Jeff Puglisi, MD: A Peer Breakfast Discussion

    Sharing the concierge medicine message: Dr. Jeff Puglisi to participate in upcoming peer breakfast

    Dr. Puglisi has been invited to discuss the benefits of concierge care at a June 18th Peer Breakfast focused on elevating the patient experience. Joining ... Continue Reading

  • Spring Training April 2, 2019

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    Spring Training: Ramping Up after a Long, Sedentary Winter

    Whether you went into hibernation as the result of a record cold winter season, or took time off from your usual exercise routine because of a busy ... Continue Reading

  • Medical Marijuana Myths April 2, 2019

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    Smoking Out the Myths: Medical Marijuana

    Does medical marijuana offer a solution to treating epilepsy, chronic pain, anxiety and neurogenerative diseases? Or is it an untested, potentially unsafe treatment that will eventually turn out to be ... Continue Reading