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Sick of Being Rushed During Hospital Visits? How the Future of Health Care is Changing

Private physicians. Concierge medicine. Boutique practices. Direct care physicians. Retainer practices. All of these names refer to a new breed of private medicine that focuses on reinstating the p…

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The Difference Between Doctors and Nurse Practitioners

Doctors—especially those who practice primary care and gerontology— are in increasingly short supply, so it's not uncommon for patients nowadays to spend more time with physician assistants (PA) and n…

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4 Essential Tips for Picking the Best Doctor or Hospital

Many Americans spend ten times longer searching for a new car than they do researching the right doctor. Forty-two percent of adults take at least ten hours to choose the optimal automobile, but ma…

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Questions To Ask Your Gynecologist

On the radio show I did with Tara Sutphen and Marla Maples, Marla asked me to give some guidance on questions to ask a gynecologist, so here you go, Marla - my thoughts on your great question. I’ll…

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