Seaside Medical Practice Blog

Welcome to the Seaside Medical Practice blog! Here you will find information from me, Dr. Nasime Yazdani, as well as other excellent providers and staff here at Seaside Medical Practice in Santa Monica, CA. We look forward to your feedback and comments on the blog, and look forward to serving you in any way we can!

A Better Alternative to Neosporin

A Better Alternative to Neosporin

Mothers, take note. When your child falls and scrapes her knee or bruises her arm, how do you console her? After hugging her and kissing the ‘ouchie’ away, do you take out the Neosporin, and put a band-aid on it? Do you really believe a petroleum based antibacterial...

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The Role of Meat Consumption on the Water Crisis

The Role of Meat Consumption on the Water Crisis

by Stacy Matthews Branch When many of us think of a water crisis, we tend to think of desert conditions, scarce rainfall, or sanitations problems affecting the availability of clean, potable water. In states such as California with water scarcity issues, governments...

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The Truth About Peanut Allergies

The Truth About Peanut Allergies

The peanut allergy has been one of the fastest growing and deadliest allergies in recent history. It is responsible for more deaths from anaphylaxis, than any other food allergy, with rates in children that have more than tripled in the United States from 1997 to...

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Omega-3 Index and The Heart

Omega-3 Index and The Heart

by Nasimeh Yazdani, M.D The Omega-3 Index is the sum of 2 prominent long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acids (DHA) in red blood cell membranes and is expressed as a percentage of total erythrocyte fatty acids (FAs).  It has...

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Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) use in clinical medicine dates back to 1998 where a group of maxillofacial surgeons at the University of Miami School of Medicine elegantly showed bone regeneration doubled in PRP- treated bone grafts compared with placebo.(4)  Over the past...

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Concierge Medicine

Concierge Medicine

It’s that time of year again - Open enrollment! Everyone is starting to feel the effects of the Affordable Care Act and the impact it has had on the market. Since it’s inception there have been over 31 million people who have entered the marketplace. While it affords...

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Meditation: The Key To Better Health

Meditation: The Key To Better Health

These days, everyone is talking about Meditation.  Mindfulness, relaxation, being present, even meditation retreats where all you do for 24 hours is sit and breathe.  Meditation moves us in a very profound manner.  Why? There are many reasons, one of which relates...

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Hypertension: The Silent Killer

Hypertension: The Silent Killer

In the US, around 75 million people have hypertension (high blood pressure), with more people dying of hypertension-related cardiovascular disease than from the next three deadliest diseases combined.  The number of people living with hypertension is predicted to be...

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