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Falling through the Cracks in the Healthcare System

6/23/19 – POORER HEALTH OUTCOMES To care properly for patients who have complex, chronic illnesses, physicians require time. Lack of adequate time to care for patients is the number one complaint of…Read More

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What is Menopause?

5/22/19 – It’s more than just hot flashes and the absence of periods I take care of a number of women in various stages of menopause in my practice as a direct…Read More

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A Patient Asks: “Does Medical Marijuana Work for Pain?”

5/5/19 – From UpToDate: “The use of cannabis and cannabinoids for chronic pain is controversial. A 2017 meta-analysis of 27 randomized trials and three observational cohort studies of plant-based cannabis use (smoked,…Read More

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Should I Get A Measles Vaccine?

5/4/19 – Given that the United States is currently experiencing the largest outbreak of measles since 1994, many people are rightly concerned about their immunity to the disease. So should we all…Read More

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Influenza is Here

1/22/19 – According to a recent article, the CDC estimates that between “6.2 million to 7.3 million people in the United States have been sick with the flu since October” and that “69,000…Read More

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A Patient Asks: “How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?”

1/22/19 – According to Matthew Walker, PhD, author of Why We Sleep, the answer is that everyone needs 8 hours of sleep per night. Even just ten days of mild sleep deprivation…Read More

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Patient Care Outside the Exam Room

11/14/18 – What exactly does healthcare case management mean in direct primary care and specifically at ImagineMD? At ImagineMD, we recognize that as a busy executive, mother, engineer, factory worker, attorney, graduate…Read More