Joseph P. Allen, MD

Joseph P. Allen, MD

Family Medicine
600 Aviator Court
Suite 100
Vandalia, OH 45377

Articles

Exercise: Are You Getting Enough?

How to know if you’re on track to improve your health and well-being.

The Surprising Facts About Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

How the dark days of winter can mess with your mood.

Does Winter Gloom Bring You Down?

We shine some light on the best ways to beat Seasonal Affective Disorder.

The Mysterious Rise of Food Allergies in Kids

Theories abound as to why, but no one has clear answers.

Give Mild Depression a One-Two Punch: Eat Right and Get Going

Feeling blue? Curling up with a carton of ice cream is about the worst thing you can do.

Where to Exercise When the Gym Isn’t for You

Dancing, gardening, even cleaning are all great ways to stay fit at home.

When Asthma Attacks: How to Know If It’s an Emergency

Be aware of severe asthma attack symptoms and when it’s time to call 911.

What’s Causing My Allergy Symptoms?

Allergy testing is the first step to avoiding allergens and seeking allergy relief.

Is It a Cold or an Allergy?

Knowing whether you have a cold or allergy can help you get the right treatment.

Videos

Are there times when I should follow-up with my primary care provider after visiting an urgent care?

Are there times when I should follow-up with my primary care provider after visiting an urgent care?

Dr. Joseph Allen discusses when to follow up with your primary care provider after visiting an urgent care.

When should I use an urgent care facility?

When should I use an urgent care facility?

Dr. Joseph Allen discusses when to use an urgent care facility.

Why shouldn't I use an urgent care as a replacement for visiting my primary care provider?

Why shouldn't I use an urgent care as a replacement for visiting my primary care provider?

Dr. Joseph Allen discusses why you shouldn’t use an urgent care as a replacement for your primary care provider.

What are the symptoms of seasonal affective disorder?

What are the symptoms of seasonal affective disorder?

Dr. Joseph Allen explains more about symptoms of seasonal affective disorder.

What are harmful foods that can negatively impact a child's learning?

What are harmful foods that can negatively impact a child's learning?

Dr. Joseph Allen talks more about foods that have a negative effect on your child’s learning.