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  • December 14, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    The FDA Approves New Medicine For Flu Treatment

    We are well into cold and flu season, and the FDA now has some interesting news to share with us. The FDA has approved a brand new flu medication to fight the nasty seasonal illness, called Xofluza. Mountainside Medical Equipment...

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  • How to Avoid Germs While Traveling During the Holidays
    December 4, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    How to Avoid Germs While Traveling During the Holidays

    The holidays are quickly approaching, which for some, mean traveling far and wide to visit family and friends. The last thing you want is to spend your time, or your children's time, being sick in bed. Unfortunately, germs are quite...

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  • COPD Awareness
    November 15, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    COPD Awareness

    COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe and gets worse over time. COPD can cause coughing that produces large amounts of mucus, wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and other symptoms. ...

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  • World Pneumonia Day
    November 12, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    World Pneumonia Day

    World Pneumonia Day is annually held on November 12 to raise awareness of pneumonia, promote prevention and treatment, and to generate action to fight the illness. News, messages, and events promoting World Pneumonia Day are publicized and made viral through...

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  • National Family Caregiver Month
    November 7, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    National Family Caregiver Month

    November is National Family Caregiver Month, a time to pause and acknowledge the sacrifices made by caregivers of a family member. Each year has a theme, and this year's theme is called: "Respite: Care for Caregivers," according to the Caregiver...

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  • Diabetes Education Week
    November 5, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    Diabetes Education Week: What is Diabetes?

    In addition to Diabetes Awareness month, this week is also Diabetes Education Week; where nutritionists, endocrinologists, and other Diabetic Educators come together to share facts, tips, and surprising statistics about the disease itself, how to manage it, and how to...

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  • October 16, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    Our Top 10 Daily Living Aids to Enhance Your Independence

    Daily living aids provide individuals with a better, more efficient living experience, which leads to enhanced independence. Here at Mountainside Medical, we offer a wide variety of products that can help you and your family members with every day life,...

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