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Dr. Philip Kennedy

Family Medicine
Chester, WV
45 years experience

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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Palpitations normal: The short answer is yes and yes! everyone gets occaissional missed beats or premature ventricular contractions, and if they are scattered and just a ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Ability to function: Full depression interrupts your normal activities and makes it hard to function. If you are just mildly sad, it is probably the winter blues. Many t... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Don't play doctor: Only give the medication if it was prescribed for your son. Do :not give him other peoples medication as the dose may not be appropriate and the drug... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Not a problem.: You will be fine. Washing out the offending material was important and prevented any potential damage. You are fine if your vision is normal after w... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Diet and Exercise: Several things to consider. Look carefully and honestly at your diet. Cut out all unnecessary calories such as sweets, high calorie snacks, sodas (u... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Sudafed/nasal sprays: Consider "behind the counter" sudafed (ask the pharmacist for it), saline nasal spray, or cautious use of afrin nasal spray. I say cautious as you ca... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
No problem!: People are often concerned that their blood pressure is too low. There is no cause for concern if you are not light headed or dizzy! if the pressure... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kennedy
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Many possible,: There are many things to prayerfully consider. Aside from potential medical complications, an abortion is the taking of a life. Just because a fetus... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kennedy is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kennedy is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1977MD
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