What Are the Benefits of Primary Care?

What Are the Benefits of Primary Care?

Having a primary care physician (PCP) can take much of the stress and uncertainty out of receiving healthcare. Yet a recent study found that the number of Americans with a PCP dropped by two percent between 2002 and 2015. If you are one of the millions of Americans...
Health Screenings by Age

Health Screenings by Age

Screenings give your doctors the chance to detect diseases before symptoms occur. In some cases, such as for breast or colorectal cancer, screenings allow doctors to detect cancers at earlier and more easily treatable stages. For that reason, regular screenings are an...
How Often Should You See Your Primary Care Provider?

How Often Should You See Your Primary Care Provider?

Primary care providers (PCPs) are generalists who can diagnose, treat and answer questions about a multitude of health conditions, including high blood pressure, sinus infections, thyroid disorders and more. Your PCP can refer you to specialists for anything that...