August 2012: Month in Review

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From late July through mid-August, as we watched the Games of the XXX Olympiad, you enjoyed the continuing blog series by One Medical Group’s Kimberly Young, MD, who explored lessons in nutrition and sleep inspired by Olympic athletes.

Looking for light summer eats or a Meatless Monday meal? Check out the recipes we posted in August, and don’t miss this homemade vegetarian pizza.

Flu season is just around the corner; are you prepared? Get ready for fall by reading up on flu FAQs and learn where we’re offering the flu shot near you.

In health news, the headlines that caught your eye included a scientific look at the likelihood of pregnancy occurring as a result of rape, and a report on the newly FDA-approved drug Truvada for preventing HIV.

As the sun sets on summer, here’s a look back at what we reported on in August on the One Medical blog.

Eat Well

5 Nutrition Lessons We Can Learn from Olympians by Kimberly Young, MD

5 Surprising Sources of Sugar by Rachel Johnson, PhD, MPH, RD

Green Pizza by

Warm Hummus by Alice Stern

Black Bean Quesadillas by

Live Well

3 Sleep Lessons We Can Learn from Olympians by Kimberly Young, MD

Influenza FAQs by One Medical Group

Prepare for Flu Season: Get Your Flu Shot by One Medical Group

6 Benefits of Staying Hydrated by Brierly Wright, MS, RD

Win a Fitbit or Nike+ Fuelband by One Medical Group

Health Headlines

Rape and Pregnancy in the News by Malcolm Thaler, MD

New Guidelines for Cervical Cancer Screening by Malcolm Thaler, MD

Preventing HIV Infection with Truvada by Malcolm Thaler, MD

Provider Profiles

Meet Our Providers: Paul Stabile, PA-C by Lauren Pollini

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