Lupus Awareness Month is May

The month of May is Lupus Awareness Month. Lupus is an autoimmune disease that can affect any area of the body. Lupus is caused when the immune system can no longer fight off the bacteria and viruses anymore. This is due to the body having difficulty telling the difference between the body’s healthy tissues and […]

Watch For Your New Medicare Card

Starting this April, Medicare will be issuing new Medicare Cards. The new cards will no longer have a Social Security Number on them. Each card now will have a unique Medicare Number instead.  The best part is, you do not have to do anything. You should probably make sure your address is correct for your Medicare […]

Be Aware of High Blood Pressure – Hypertension

High blood pressure is normally determined by both the amount of resistance to blood flow in your arteries and the amount of blood your heart pumps. The narrower your arteries are and the more blood your heart pumps, the better chance of you having high blood pressure. You can have high blood pressure (hypertension) for […]

New Diagnostic Testing Now At Westland Clinic

Westland Clinic sets the bar high when it comes to treating patients. Being in business for over 40 years now, we are determined to provide excellent medical care and treatment to surrounding areas, such as Westland and Livonia. Speaking of medical care and treatment, we’re constantly trying to find ways to help our patients. Recently […]

Hepatitis A Testing

In the midst of cold and flu season, you may be familiar with the outbreak of Hepatitis A that has been going around metro Detroit. Because this is a very popular time of year to catch a stomach bug, if you have contracted Hepatitis A, recognizing signs and symptoms may be difficult. It is important […]