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Food Allergy vs Intolerance vs Sensitivity: What You Need to Know

Posted by Mark Petrizzi, M.D. on Apr 3, 2018

Gluten sensitivity, peanut allergies, lactose intolerance—we encounter phrases and buzzwords like these every day, but what do they mean exactly?

It's time to demystify food allergies vs sensitivities vs intolerance.

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Topics: Medical Perspectives, Lifestyle & Wellness

Advanced Cardiovascular Screening + Other Tips for a Healthier Heart

Posted by Mark Petrizzi, M.D. on Feb 8, 2018

Why Cardiovascular Screening Is Important

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. The CDC website goes on to note: "About 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year–that's 1 in every 4 deaths."

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Topics: Medical Perspectives, Concierge Medicine, Executive Health

Prepare for Seasonal Allergies Before They Hit

Posted by Mark Petrizzi, M.D. on Aug 16, 2017

One of our PartnerMD offices is located in the lovely and historic Richmond, Virginia. The city is known for its vibrant culture, history … and seasonal allergies? According to a report by the Allergy and Asthma Foundation of America, Richmond tops the list as America’s “sneeziest and wheeziest” city. Seasonal allergies plague the entire East Coast though.

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Topics: Medical Perspectives

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