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4 Questions To Ask Your Primary Care Provider at Your Next Visit

Maybe you’ve gone to an appointment and your doctor asks if you have any questions — and your mind goes blank. We’ve gathered four questions you should ask your primary care provider on your next visit, so you don’t have to worry about forgetting again.

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4 Questions To Ask Your Primary Care Provider at Your Next Visit

Maybe you’ve gone to an appointment and your doctor asks if you have any questions — and your mind goes blank. We’ve gathered four questions...

The Colonoscopy: What You’ve Always Wanted to Know but Were Afraid to Ask

If the word “colonoscopy” makes you cringe, you’re not alone. But the truth is, it’s an essential part of maintaining your overall health and wellness...

Do You Need a Mammogram Before Age 40?

It’s generally recommended that every woman starts their breast cancer screening mammograms at age 40 and continues to get them yearly until at least age...

You Matter: Suicide Awareness and Prevention

You are not alone. September is Suicide Prevention Month, and we want you to know that you are valuable, your life matters and that there...

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Maybe you’ve gone to an appointment and your doctor asks if you have any questions — and your mind goes blank. We’ve gathered four questions you should ask your primary care provider on your next visit, so you don’t have to worry about forgetting again.

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