Health & Wellness

Meet Drs. Heigerick and Rampersad of Beaver Ruin Primary Care

As a longtime Gwinnett resident and area physician, Dr. Craig Heigerick is enjoying his new affiliation with DeKalb Medical and the opportunity to broaden his care within and near the Beaver Ruin community. “I’ve been in Lilburn for 30 years, practicing primary care medicine on my own in a solo practice.

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Everyday adults get concussions too

So much of the concussion discussion today focuses on youth athletes, but hundreds of thousands of adults sustain concussions each year as a result of the every day hazards of life. The reality is that concussions can happen anytime, anywhere. We’re all vulnerable.

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Prediabetes

 Diabetes is one of the country’s fastest growing epidemics.  According to the CDC, 29 million Americans are affected with diabetes and 86 million are living with prediabetes.  Unfortunately, 90 percent of persons with prediabetes are unaware of their diagnosis. The good news you may ask?  Both conditions can be effectively managed with lifestyle changes.

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Your breasts go through many changes during life, including puberty, menstruation, having a baby and the natural aging process. 

Amidst all of these changes, it is essential that you pay close attention to what is normal for your breasts. 

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