Articles for Tag: "primary care"

LGBT community at higher risk for poor health 
LGBT community at higher risk for poor health
A physician explains the discrepancy in physical and mental health risks and covers efforts to bridge the gap.
The real reason men don’t like going to the doctor 
The real reason men don’t like going to the doctor
Survey data reveals concerning responses about why men avoid physician visits, which can worsen overall health.
Can a messy home worsen your diet? 
Can a messy home worsen your diet?
A chaotic environment may encourage you to overindulge in unhealthy foods. Find out more.
Women who attend religious services have lower risk of death 
Women who attend religious services have lower risk of death
The more often a woman attends church, the lower her risk of death. What’s the connection?
Do moderate drinkers have better heart health?  Featured
Do moderate drinkers have better heart health?
A pair of recent studies suggest a couple drinks per week may help your ticker, but moderation is key.
Social media: A growing source of family conflict 
Social media: A growing source of family conflict
Parents are enforcing limits on their kids’ online activity, but it’s mom and dad who are often accused of “oversharing.”
6 tips for choosing your next primary care doc 
6 tips for choosing your next primary care doc
Here are some tips to help make physician selection easier.