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How Important Are Immunizations?

Lawrence Family Practice | 03/25/2024

Protect yourself, your family, and the community by ensuring your family is up to date with recommended vaccines and immunizations at all ages.


What Are Common Questions Parents Have About Well-Child Exams?

Lawrence Family Practice | 02/25/2024

Find answers to many pediatric well visit FAQs here, including what to expect at your child's appointment and how often well exams are needed.


What Are the Negative Effects of High Blood Pressure?

Lawrence Family Practice | 01/27/2024

High blood pressure can be a highly serious condition that often goes unnoticed. Learn more about the dangers of hypertension here.


What Factors Can Contribute to High Cholesterol?

Lawrence Family Practice | 12/20/2023

Learn what risk factors and behaviors may be associated with elevated cholesterol — and what you can do to avoid or address a diagnosis.


What Can Diabetes Lead to If Left Untreated?

Lawrence Family Practice | 11/18/2023

Managing your diabetes with professional healthcare guidance is critical for avoiding more serious and even life-threatening complications.


What Should I Ask My Doctor Before Starting Infertility Treatments?

Lawrence Family Practice | 10/27/2023

Considering fertility treatments? Be sure to ask your doctor these important questions during your fertility consultation.


What Vaccinations are Recommended for Children?

Lawrence Family Practice | 09/25/2023

A useful guide on vaccination recommendations for children, including which vaccines they should get, when, and why.


How Can Athletes Prepare for a Sports Physical to Maximize its Benefits?

Lawrence Family Practice | 09/01/2023

Ensure your sports physical goes smoothly with these helpful tips, and find out who needs them and who can perform them in Lawrence, KS.


Should Your Kid Get a Well-Child Check Up Before School Starts?

Dr. Melissa Kalb | 07/24/2023

Discover why well-child exams at Lawrence Family Practice Center are crucial for your child's health and academic success before school starts.


What Does a Pap Smear Feel Like?

Lawrence Family Practice | 06/24/2023

Part of a well-woman exam conducted annually, a Pap smear is brief and a bit uncomfortable but can be a potentially life-saving procedure.


How Can Sperm Washing Increase Fertilization?

Lawrence Family Practice | 05/29/2023

Treatments like IUI and IVF can help with male infertility. Learn how sperm washing can increase your chances of conceiving a child at our clinic.


Three Signs You May Have High Blood Pressure

Lawrence Family Practice | 04/29/2023

Manage your risk for high blood pressure and increase your overall well-being with preventative medicine.


How is High Cholesterol Diagnosed?

Lawrence Family Practice | 04/01/2023

Find out why testing your cholesterol regularly is crucial to help prevent chronic disease and ensure a long and healthy life.


How Can I Lower My Risk of Diabetes?

Lawrence Family Practice | 02/28/2023

With a preventive health maintenance plan supported by your doctor, you can greatly lower your risk of diabetes and/or better manage your condition.


Can I Still Get a Pap Smear While on My Menstrual Cycle?

Lawrence Family Practice | 01/30/2023

A Pap smear can be performed during a patient's menstrual cycle, though it may allow for easier examination if rescheduled.


What Does an Abnormal Endometrial Biopsy Mean?

Lawrence Family Practice | 12/31/2022

While patients fear an abnormal endometrial biopsy indicates cancer, it can also help rule it out or identify other conditions requiring treatment.


At What Age Should My Child Begin Well-Child Checkups?

Lawrence Family Practice | 11/05/2022

Learn why a well-child checkup is important to maintain your child’s health and catch possible health problems early.


Is Pregnancy After Age 30 Considered High Risk?

Lawrence Family Practice | 10/30/2022

Learn more about what qualifies as a high-risk pregnancy and what is included in high-risk OB care.


How Often do Adult Patients Need Immunizations?

Lawrence Family Practice | 09/30/2022

Immunizations for adults can be trickier than vaccines for children. However, the team at our office in Lawrence, KS can help.


Add a Physical to Your Back-to-School Checklist

Lawrence Family Practice | 08/27/2022

School and sports physicals are an important part of keeping your children safe while they are participating in extracurricular activities.


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