Blog Archive

Why Botox Remains the Number One Choice for Banishing Crow's Feet and Frown Lines Dec 1st, 2019

Facial lines and wrinkles are one of the most obvious visible signs of aging, and reducing lines and wrinkles can make you look much younger than your calendar age. BotoxⓇ treatments have been the most popular choice for both men and women who want to reduce facial lines and wrinkles...

9 Tips for Preventing Winter Colds and Flu Nov 1st, 2019

Everybody dreads cold and flu season. Both highly-contagious viruses can make you feel miserable and leave you out of commission for days or even weeks on end. Although the common cold and the influenza virus both cause upper respiratory infections, their symptoms and intensity vary. You may cough with either,...

What Every Woman Should Know About Breast Cancer Prevention Oct 1st, 2019

The first thing you should know about breast cancer is that it’s common. An estimated 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime. It’s the most common cancer among women after skin cancer and the deadliest for women after lung cancer.  While October is Breast Cancer Awareness...

Vaccines and Boosters Every Adult Should Have Sep 1st, 2019

Before you were even aware of it, your parents likely arranged for some very important vaccinations during the first two years of your life. These simple immunizations have safeguarded you against many potentially dangerous diseases, such as whooping cough and polio. But your protection isn’t complete.  Some of these vaccinations...

Repair Summer Skin Damage With a Chemical Peel Aug 6th, 2019

Like many New Yorkers wishing to escape the city’s oppressive summer heat, you spent some weekends at the Jersey shore, lounging on Long Island beaches, or boating with friends and family. Now as summer winds down, you aren’t only left with fond memories of the season, but you also have...

Newbies Guide to Dermal Fillers - 5 Tips to Prevent Bruising Jul 17th, 2019

The promise of dermal fillers that help plump up your skin and smooth out wrinkles is enticing for anyone frustrated with the untimely arrival of aging skin. While the outcome can help you look and feel your best, it’s also important to note that even after a minimally invasive procedure,...

How to Prevent and Treat Common Summer Ailments From Bug Bites to Poison Ivy Jun 4th, 2019

Winters in New York can be tough. Whether snow strikes or not, the cold, short, and gray days hardly beg for a romp out of doors. As the temps heat up and you begin to spend more time outside, we want you to make the most of this wonderful season...

Why You Should Never Let High Blood Pressure Go Untreated May 30th, 2019

You may be surprised when your doctor gives you a diagnosis of high blood pressure (HBP), also known as hypertension. You thought you were healthy and didn’t experience any symptoms at all. But now that you know you have it, treating your HBP helps you reduce the risk for serious...

5 Important Tips for Staying Healthy While Traveling May 17th, 2019

Whether you’re taking a family vacation or going out of town for business, traveling can take a toll on your body. As experts in travel medicine, the team at Cosmopolitan Medical Practice offers the following tips to five tips to help you stay healthy and safe while on the road....