What is Red Ribbon Week?

  • October 23, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Each year, the nation celebrates Red Ribbon Week. However, many people aren’t quite sure what it is, or how it got started. Red Ribbon Week is a campaign dedicated...

Symptoms of Depression

  • October 18, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Over 16.1 million people in the United States suffer from depression. For some, it is mild. There are other people who suffer from persistent depressive disorder (PDD), which continues...

Standing up to Bullies

  • October 10, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from MH West & Co., Inc. Bullies are people who are cruel and intimidate those who are weaker. One may tend to think that bullies are only...

Depression: Seeking Help

  • October 5, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Millions of everyday Americans suffer from depression in one form or another. A milder form of depression known as persistent depression disorder – once referred to as dysthymia –...

What is ITP Awareness Month?

  • September 21, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from Global ITP Awareness Toolkit Many health conditions affect the daily lives of both people in the United States, and also people around the world. Some conditions...

Signs of Alzheimer’s

  • September 14, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from Alzheimer’s Disease International Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a person’s thinking and reasoning skills to slow down. This disease is much more than becoming...

Understanding Cataract

  • July 26, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from Medical News Today What is a Cataract? A cataract is a clouding of the clear lens that filters light in your eye. Cataracts can interfere with...

Causes of Group B Strep

  • July 13, 2017
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
  What is Group B Strep? Group B strep are bacteria that can colonize in the vagina, rectal, and intestinal area of healthy adults and pregnant women. Statistically, about...