Blog

Is Your Blood Pressure Too High?

Blood pressure is a common vital taken at a doctor’s visit. But, what do those numbers really mean? Miranda Sirvinskas, Nurse Practitioner at Riverside Medical Group’s Internal Medicine Bourbonnais office, offers important information about blood…

View Post
Blog

Supporting Cancer Survivors

With the advancements in treatments and improvements in diagnosing cancer, the number of cancer survivors has increased significantly over the years. There were 16.9 million cancer survivors in the United States in 2019, and some…

View Post
Blog

Achoo! Time to Talk About Seasonal Allergies

Spring and summer are prime seasons for allergies. Even if people don’t consider themselves as “allergic,” they still might get a sniffly nose due to allergen exposure. Joanna Lambert, family nurse practitioner at Riverside Medical…

View Post
Blog

Pediatric Immunizations

Are Your Child’s Immunizations Up to Date? Children require specific immunizations in order to promote optimal health throughout their lives. There are a number of immunizations required early on, so it can be…

View Post