How to Get Rid of Old/Unused Medicines

How to Get Rid of Old/Unused Medicines

How to Get Rid of Old/Unused Medicines How many unused or expired medicines do you have in your house? It’s ok to admit it. As a family doctor, I hear my patients talk about their “medicine cabinet full of old medicines” all the time. By reading this blog, I hope you...
2nd Annual No-reta No-vember No-Hunger Food Drive

2nd Annual No-reta No-vember No-Hunger Food Drive

2nd Annual No-reta No-vember No-Hunger Food Drive Our first food drive at Noreta Family Medicine last year was so successful that we decided to bring it back again in 2023! We are pleased to have partnered with Harvest Hope again this year to collect both food and...
Health Tips for Small Business Owners

Health Tips for Small Business Owners

Health Tips for Small Business Owners I was recently asked to give a talk to the BETR Business Networking Group in Northeast Columbia, SC about how to stay healthy as a small business owner. I wanted to give this talk from both a primary care physician (PCP) and small...
Walk with a Doc- Columbia S.C.

Walk with a Doc- Columbia S.C.

Walk with a Doc- Columbia S.C. We are almost 9 months into our journey with the Columbia, SC chapter of Walk with a Doc (WWAD). I thought I would write down a few reflections. When I asked my co-founder, fellow family doctor, Dr. Victoria Leventis-Shew, if she wanted...
Multi-cancer Detection Blood Tests

Multi-cancer Detection Blood Tests

Multi-cancer Detection Blood Tests I’ve been getting more questions about whether there is a blood test to tell you if you have cancer. Several companies recently started marketing blood tests that screen for multiple different types of cancer, aka: multi-cancer...