Archive for tag: chronic disease

Post Rock makes the news!

31 March, 2012 (11:39) | Alerts, News | By: Jennifer Brull

At PRFM, we are always working to improve the health of our patients and the quality of care we provide.  We are currently involved in the Kansas Patient Centered Medical Home Initiative and were interviewed by ANN (the American Academy of Family Physician’s News Now) about the project.  Read more by clicking here.  Be sure […]

PRFM presents…Virtual Lifestyle Management

26 September, 2011 (20:08) | News | By: Jennifer Brull

Being physically active and eating a healthy diet can be challenging.  At Post Rock Family Medicine, we understand that and have teamed up with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the folks at Virtual Lifestyle Management to offer our patients a wonderful opportunity to participate in a pilot project without leaving their […]

Calcium and Heart Attacks

8 August, 2010 (22:36) | Health Advice | By: Jennifer Brull

There is new information about calcium supplements and heart attacks. A study that looked at over 11,000 women seems to link taking calcium supplements (500mg or more daily without Vitamin D) with about a 20-30% increase in the risk for heart attack. This is concerning for all women who are taking calcium to protect their […]