Affinity Health Plan

  • May 2013

    Osteoporosis: Get the facts!

    May 21, 2013

    You may not be aware of it but if you’re over the age of 30, you are losing bone mass. Every day your body makes new bone and old bone is taken away. But as we age, there is more old bone taken away than new bone being made. For Osteoporosis Awareness Month we spoke to Dr. Guy Valiquette, who answered some commonly asked questions regarding bone health.

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    Get the Most Out of Your Doctor’s Visit

    May 14, 2013

    Have you ever left the doctor’s office and wondered, “What did he say?” Many of us may feel unsure and confused after a medical appointment, like Marge in the video from The Joint Commission below.   The better prepared we

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    Asthma Series (Part Two): Treatments for Asthma

    May 09, 2013

    In part two of the Asthma video series produced by Affinity Health Plan, Dr. Stanley Goldstein, allergist, pulmonologist and Director of the Asthma and Allergy Care of Long Island, focuses on treatments for this lung disorder. Dr. Goldstein says the

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    Asthma Series (Part One): The Causes and Symptoms of Asthma

    May 03, 2013

    Did you know that maintaining a clean house can actually increase the incidence of asthma? That was one of the surprising facts we found out after speaking with Dr. Stanley Goldstein, allergist, pulmonologist and Director of the Asthma and Allergy

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