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  • Annual Visits for Women's Health
    Annual visits with a medical professional can play an essential role in achieving and maintaining your best health. Scheduling a well visit every year allows your provider to better keep Read more
  • FAQs about Arthritis
    Here’s what you should know about arthritis. Over 54 million Americans (or 23 percent of American adults) have arthritis. Out of those 54 million, 1 in 4 experience severe joint Read more
  • Living Well with Asthma
    "One in 13 people have asthma, more than 25 million Americans," according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Deana Al-Khateeb of Ridgeview Internal Medicine in Woodbridge, VA, Read more
  • Are You Struggling With Urinary Incontinence?
    How your women’s health specialists in Woodbridge, VA, can help If you are struggling with urinary incontinence, it can be embarrassing and uncomfortable. Fortunately, your women’s health and internal medicine specialists Read more
  • The Importance of Annual Exams
    From acute to chronic health concerns, Dr. Deana Al-Khateeb, your primary care physician at Ridgeview Internal Medicine, has you covered. At our office in Woodbridge, VA, we emphasize the importance Read more
  • What Are Uterine Fibroids?
    The Office on Women's Health estimates that up to 80 percent of women have uterine fibroids by the time they reach the age of 50. They are growths on or Read more
  • Do You Have Heart Disease?
    Find out the early warning signs so that you can detect and treat heart disease early on. Heart disease refers to a variety of heart conditions that can affect everything Read more
  • FAQs about Menopause
    At Ridgeview Internal Medicine in Woodbridge, VA, your physician, Dr. Deana Al-Khateeb, promotes your best health at every stage of life. This includes middle age, a period that for women Read more
  • Common Chronic Diseases
    The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) defines chronic disease as a medical condition which alters daily activities or needs ongoing treatment for more than a year. Are you one of Read more
  • Good Habits For Better Health
    Positive habits could protect you against developing certain serious and long-term conditions. While genetics can certainly play a major role in what disorders or conditions you may develop, there are also Read more
  • Common Acute Diseases
    When was the last time you visited your Woodbridge, VA, medical internist for an acute disease? We all experience health problem at some point in our life, whether it's the common Read more
  • The Benefits of Preventative Care
    How long has it been since you've had a physical or health screening? Preventative care can help you avoid potential health problems and ensure that current conditions are well managed. Read more
  • The Importance of Well Visits
    Would you like comfortable, accurate, compassionate medical care? Do you wish to prevent chronic illnesses such as diabetes and hypertension before they start? Then, look no further than a well-visit Read more
  • Types of Chronic Conditions
    Nearly half of all adults in the United States suffer from a chronic health condition or disease. A portion of those adults suffers from multiple chronic conditions. Dealing with a Read more
  • The Benefits of Nutritional Counseling
    Discover the many ways nutritional counseling could improve your diet and your wellbeing. While reaching for that ice cream or ordering that slice of pizza every once in a while isn’t Read more
  • Managing Your Menopause Symptoms
    The symptoms of menopause can create an uncomfortable and irritating situation. However, your doctor can help you manage these symptoms and help you move through menopause with ease. Find out Read more

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