Dr. Salomeh Keyhani

Finish your antibiotics!

There are two simple ways to get the most out of your antibiotics and avoid promoting antibiotic resistance. First, if your doctor prescribes an antibiotic, please take the entire course (even if...

Opioids can kill you

We all know the pleasures of a good painkiller.  We often don’t know the risks.  If we’re talking opioids, such as Vicodin, OxyContin and Percocet (hydrocodone, morphine, oxycodone and...

Colonoscopy: Do you need one?

If you take charge of your health, you can help prevent colon cancer.  Colon cancer is the third most common type of cancer in both men women.  And, 50,000 people die of colon cancer every year...

Managing migraines

If you have ever suffered from a migraine, you know how awful it can be. I want to let you know that migraines are fairly common.  The Centers for Disease Control reports that more than 20 percent...