Digital Health Offers an Accessible Alternative

In a country that is so advanced technologically and medically, with one of the highest gross domestic products (GDPs) in the world, it is an unfortunate reality that many Americans continue to lack access to affordable healthcare. According to research from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 28.5 million Americans remained uninsured at the end … More Digital Health Offers an Accessible Alternative

How to Help Your Child Overcome Their Fear of the Doctor

It is not uncommon for children to feel anxious about a trip to the dentist or pediatrician. However, parents can take an active role in combatting these fears by being open, communicative, and supportive as their children face this unfamiliar environment. Here are several methods you can use to help your child get over their … More How to Help Your Child Overcome Their Fear of the Doctor

The Importance of Regular Physicals for Adults

If you’re a parent of children living in the United States, you probably drag your child to yearly physical examinations. Surely you remember visiting the doctor for checkups during your own childhood, a clear divide between the “sick” side of the waiting room and the “well” side. Most schools require children to get yearly checkups … More The Importance of Regular Physicals for Adults

The Top 5 Secrets You Aren’t Telling Your Doctor, And Why You Should

You’ve been feeling fine, so going to your annual doctor’s check up is just a time to run in and say hi to your doctor and run out, right? Wrong. You only (hopefully) see your doctor once a year to get a health evaluation, therefore this is the time to be straight up and honest … More The Top 5 Secrets You Aren’t Telling Your Doctor, And Why You Should

How to Build A Strong Relationship With Your Doctor

You and your doctor should be team, a partnership on behalf of your health. That relationship is absolutely key to your wellbeing.  Many people visit appointments disappointed after a quick ten-minute chat with their doctor. For some, the problem may be miscommunication and misunderstanding between the doctor and the patient. It is essential to have a … More How to Build A Strong Relationship With Your Doctor