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What Can a Family Medicine Physician Help You With?

What Can a Family Medicine Physician Help You With?

by Crystal (SU)
Did you know that about one in every four physician’s office visits – some 214 million in the US alone – are made to a family doctor?

Why Do You Need to See a Doctor Today?

by Natalie (SU)
In a perfect world, we would all see our doctor once per year for wellness visits, reviewing our latest blood work and getting any vaccines we might need. This would of course, be a world without illness or injury. Unfortunately, it is inevitable that we may need to see our doctor urgently. Research has shown that one of the most important factors that influences good health outcomes, is continuity of care. This means that when you really need your doctor, he or she is there not only to evaluate, diagnose and treat your illness, but also to give you the reassurance that only someone you know and trust can provide. Hence, one of the most important things you should ask when choosing a family medicine provider is whether or not he or she offers same day appointments.

From the Doctor's Desk: The Complete Guide to Hypertension

by Natalie (SU)
With heart disease as the leading cause of death in the United States, it is essential that we find ways to reduce our risk for this illness. One thing that will help tremendously is being aware of, and maintaining, healthy blood pressure. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is one of the most common chronic illnesses in this country, and left unchecked, can not only lead to heart disease, but also circulation problems, stroke, kidney disease, and loss of vision. It is estimated that 20% of Americans have hypertension, and while it usually starts at about age 30, it often goes undetected for many years. For this reason, it is important that you understand what hypertension is, what causes it, and what you can do about it.

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