PATIENT BLOG ORANGE COUNTY OZEMPIC

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The Doubting Doc- Ozempic, Wegovy, Mounjaro…Oh My! Weight Loss FAQ’s Let’s play a short game of Jeopardy… Answer:I need to lose weightI’m overweightI’m obeseI’m fatI’m going to stop eating carbsNo, meatNo, glutenNo, dinnerI’m going to exercise more–at least twice a week Question:What does a typical doctor hear 99 times a day from their patients? Especially post Covid, we are seeing more obesity than ever.…

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PATIENT BLOG ORANGE COUNTY Colorectal Cancer Awareness

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As we near the end of Colorectal Cancer Prevention Month, Caduceus would like to highlight for our patients that awareness of gut health is just the beginning.  With proper education and screening, colon disease can be treated, defeated, or avoided altogether. First, let’s talk about the late form to be avoided: colorectal cancer. It’s the…

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Fall Prevention Orange County

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Keep the Spring in your Step In a few weeks we will face that annual ritual of resetting our clocks while reciting, “spring forward, fall back.”  But this year at Caduceus it’s “spring forward, fall not.” That’s right, this spring we are making falls a thing of the past.  Caduceus is proud to announce its…

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CMO PATIENT BLOG ORANGE COUNTY- RSV FAQ’s AND WHO IS HIGH RISK?

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Aw-chew!Uh oh.  Well maybe it’s nothing… Aw-chewww!Ok that was a good one.  That’s it, get it all out of the system.  Two sneezes and off to wor… Aww-chewwwwy!Oh boy.  What do I do now? You’ve come to the right place.  Here at Caduceus & PDQ Urgent Care we have you covered. The first thing to know is that respiratory…

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CMO Covid Blog Orange County Natural Antibodies “Get No Respect”

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Natural Immunity- The Rodney Dangerfield of Covid “When I was born the doctor came out to the waiting room and said to my father, “I’m very sorry. We did everything we could…but he pulled through.” “My mother had morning sickness AFTER I was born.” Rodney Dangerfield was born Jacob Cohen in New York in 1921.…

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Latest Covid Treatment FAQ’s Orange County

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ANNOUNCEMENT from CMO- A woman calls a law firm,“This is Schwartz, Schwartz, and Schwartz. How may I help you?”“I would like to talk with Mr. Schwartz.”“Oh sorry; he is in court all day.” “OK, in that case let me speak to Mr. Schwartz.”“Apologies. He is on vacation.” “Then let me speak to Mr. Schwartz.” “Speaking!”…

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Monoclonal Antibodies Now Available Through PDQ Urgent Care & More Orange County

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ANNOUNCMENT from CMO- Caduceus Medical Group’s urgent care PDQ Urgent Care & More, in partnership with Infusion IV Hydration & Injection Therapy, have arranged for monoclonal antibodies from Regeneron (Casivirimab/Imdevimab) to be available to its eligible patients with Covid-19. As they say on Channel 13, supplies are limited; we are optimistic we can continue to…

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Quantitative Antibody FAQ’s Orange County

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Since the blog last week advising antibody counts to help predict vaccine failures, we have had many questions. Let’s answer a few now. -Caduceus and PDQ Urgent Care and More can draw the counts during an office visit of any type or at their draw stations. Due to high demand, we have specific times we…

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Antibody Quantitative Testing- Orange County CMO Covid Blog

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In a world that keeps on pushin’ me around  I’ll stand my ground And I won’t back down.  Tom Petty  Let’s present the actual real-life case of a Caduceus married couple I will call Donald and Daisy.  (It’s real except their names of course.) They are both in their 60’s. Both were vaccinated in Feb/March (the brand isn’t important). Being fully vaccinated, they assumed they were safe to travel to the…

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Long Haul Covid Treatment Orange County

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I am Dr. Gregg DeNicola and I am a Covid Long Hauler.I had my first positive PCR on December 13, 2020.I entered the hospital with double Covid pneumonia December 22, 2020 and was transferred to the Covid ICU.I was discharged December 31, 2020. I tested negative January 25, 2021.I was unable to leave the couch…

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