Picking the Right Primary Care Physician

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Staying healthy often requires expert help — which is why you need to pick the right primary care physician (PCP). A primary care physician is a doctor who sees adult patients for issues like headaches, back pain, respiratory infections, and more. They can also help …

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How Long Does the Flu Shot Last?

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Flu season is here! Chances are, you’ve seen flu shots advertised by your primary care physician or local pharmacies. Although flu activity most often peaks between December and February, the number of cases typically begins to increase in October and doesn’t taper off until April. …

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September Is Healthy Aging Month

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People often make negative assumptions about “growing old.” Research, though, shows many positive benefits of aging! By adopting healthy habits and preserving your mobility, you can enjoy a full life for many years to come. Every September, we celebrate Healthy Aging Month, a time dedicated …

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Five Benefits of Having a Primary Care Physician

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Thanks to apps, text chains, and Google search results, it’s tempting to forego your annual appointment with a primary care physician (PCP). However, a long-standing relationship with your PCP is one of the best things you can do for your health!  In today’s blog post, …

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Tips for Healthy Weight Management

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You often hear about the challenges of losing weight, but keeping it off can be just as tricky. Healthy weight management is about more than what you eat. It’s about long-term lifestyle changes that become habits. As we prepare for the upcoming summer months, let’s …

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