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Articles written by Ken Ripp Md

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 By Ken Ripp MD    News    February 7, 2020

On Your Health: Don't let cold temps lead to preventable injury

I have to say it has been a great winter. There’s been plenty of snow and overall the temperature has been very agreeable. I am still expecting some cold blasts to come. With this mind, I thought it...

 
 By Ken Ripp MD    News    October 18, 2019

ON HEALTH: Thank you, caregivers

During another busy day in the clinic, as I see an elderly patient in a wheelchair who is accompanied by family member or members, I am reminded at how lucky the patient is. It is estimated that 80...

 
 By Ken Ripp MD    News    July 19, 2019

Remain vigilant to ward off tick-borne illness

I would say my number is about 20 this year. That is the number of ticks which I have taken off my legs, socks and pants this year. I love to be outside, either running or walking my dogs but there... Full story

 
 By Ken Ripp MD    News    March 29, 2019

There are plenty of options for treatment of back pain

It has been a long winter for many people. Unless you live for winter sports, this time of year can be a challenge for many, especially with all the snow. One of the tasks we are burdened with here in...

 
 By Ken Ripp MD    News    February 22, 2019

The battle with tobacco and nicotine continues

We had been making steady progress on the battle with tobacco use. It has been a long fight with many victories over the years. Each victory brought our community closer to lowering the use of...

 

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