The Blog: Independence Medical Park

Heart healthy foods lead to better health and longevity

Heart Healthy Habits a Must

As we see the chances of snow and colder weather creeping up on us, we may worry about staying healthy in the coming months. Winter in Alaska especially brings both Read More »

Are Antibacterials in Soaps a Myth?

If you have been following the national news lately, you may have heard about the recent issue that the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has with antibacterial soaps.  The concern being Read More »

Hyperthyroidism vs Hypothyroidism

The thyroid is a gland located in the neck, near the base. The thyroid’s main function is t take Iodine from various foods we eat and convert it to T3 Read More »

Medical Checkups and the importance of prevention

Going to the doctor regularly is important for all ages. Regular checkups allow your doctors to detect illnesses and diseases in early stages when they are most treatable as well Read More »