Medical Resources

Tick What to Do.jpgTick!  What Do I Do Now?

For information on tick removal, testing, and Lyme’s disease treatment, click on the photo.  Please note that the tick should be safely removed, per CDC instruction, as quickly as possible.  You will find all of the immediate information that you require by clicking on the photo.


children and adult combinedImmunization Information

Cayuga Family Medicine follows the CDC’s recommended immunization schedules when vaccinating youth and adults.  Click the photo to learn more.  If you can questions about vaccination that are not answered there, please contact us today.


Medication Disposal InfographicDrug Abuse Prevention

You can help beat the epidemic in this nation.  Properly dispose your prescription medications to prevent them landing in the wrong hands.  Click on the photo to read more.


check your blood pressureWhat You Should Know About Hypertension

Clicking the photo will redirect you to Medicine Net’s High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Signs, Causes, Diet, and Treatment. Be sure you know how to care for yourself, so you can avoid the devastating complications of hypertension.  If you need more information on how to manage your high blood pressure, contact us today!


Asthma.jpgControl Your Asthma

Clicking on the photo will redirect your to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Learn How to Control Your Asthma. It can be hard to tell if someone has asthma, especially in young children, but asthma can be life-threatening.  If you don’t feel that you are controlling your asthma well enough, contact us today!


whooping coughAvoiding and Treating Whooping Cough

Clicking on the photo will redirect you to the enters for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Protect Babies From Whooping Cough Infographic. If you feel your child might be showcasing the symptoms of whooping cough, please call our office at 607-697-0360 right away.


We hope these resources will serve you well on your journey to learning more about your healthcare for life.  For more information on living a healthy lifestyle, refer to the Ithaca Health Alliance or Cornell Partnership for Healthy Living.  Thank you for choosing Cayuga Family Medicine!

We are happy to provide you with the best nurses and doctors.  Ithaca, NY, thank you!