Coronavirus Update

With the rapidly evolving novel Corona virus (COVID-19) situation, I have hesitated to put out any… read more

Important Info on Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease control and the Virginia Department of Health are closely monitoring the… read more

Keeping You Safe!

The entire staff recently recertified in basic cardiac life support to keep our office one of the… read more

Dr. Long supports mission to promote healthy lifestyles.

This weekend Dr. James Long supported Big Blue 5k at ODU’s mission to promote healthy lifestyles… read more

“Debunking Allergy Myths”, December 6, 2018

A very warm thank you to Dr. Ananth Thyagarajan, an Allergist and Immunologist from Burke, VA who… read more

Happy 1 Year Anniversary

Happy One Year Anniversary to James E. Long, MD, PC Concierge Medical Practice! "I am so blessed to… read more

The Costs of Medical Care & The Future of Medicine – PART 2

The Cost of an Aging Population BY:  Stephen C. Schimpff, MD We are all getting older and like an… read more

New stem cell identified for lung tissue regeneration

Breathing is a vital function of life. Your lungs allow your body to take in oxygen from the air… read more

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How to avoid holiday weight gain this season

First, and most importantly, as this year's holiday season is dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic,… read more

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How to survive holiday stress this season

The holidays are supposed to be a time of peace, love, and joy. For some people, however, they can… read more

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Navigating flu season during the COVID-19 pandemic

Flu season 2020 will be unlike any other flu season in history. With a record number of COVID-19… read more

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How do you celebrate Thanksgiving safely in 2020?

With the recent increase in new COVID-19 cases, Thanksgiving 2020 poses challenging new safety… read more

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November is American Diabetes Month. Here’s what you need to know.

American Diabetes Month, sponsored by the American Diabetes Association (ADA), is an opportunity to… read more

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What you need to know

Breast Cancer Awareness Month kicks off an annual campaign to increase awareness of our nation’s… read more

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Travel safety in the age of COVID-19

Unless you must travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, it makes sense to simply stay home. Travel… read more

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September is National Cholesterol Month: Here’s what you need to know

National Cholesterol Education Month is a good time to learn more about the fatty chemical that… read more

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Understanding the dangers of heatstroke

Heatstroke, also known as hyperthermia, occurs when someone spends too much time in the heat… read more

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June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month: What are the most common signs of Alzheimer’s disease?

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, the month when the Alzheimer’s Association… read more

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What is the difference between COVID-19, the flu, and a cold?

In light of current events, we are all concerned about respiratory viruses. Understanding the… read more

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What is Global Employee Health and Fitness Month?

Global Employee Health and Fitness Month is an international event designed to celebrate and… read more

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How can I make spring allergy season more bearable?

Spring and allergies go hand in hand. Warmer temperatures mean that flowers, grasses, and trees… read more

Can You Control Your Dreams?

Scientists studying sleep and dream activity claim they have successfully induced lucid dreams in a… read more