One in five men will die before he reaches 65. This is a sad and scary statement, but it is also totally preventable. The disparity in life expectancy between men and women has grown over the last couple of years with men’s average life span diminishing by an average of 5 years while women’s is […]Read More →
On May 1st, Trump announced the final Conscience Rule or the rule that provides protection for medical personnel, entities, and insurers for refusing services that conflict with their personal beliefs or conscience. According to the Final Conscience Regulation Fact Sheet, “The rule ensures that, among other things, healthcare professionals will not feel compelled to leave […]Read More →
As you could probably make an educated guess, person-centered care is–that’s right–care that is centered around the person receiving treatment. Person-centered care places value on the patient’s desires, familial situations, and what they care about most. By considering the patient as an individual, the care team and the patient work together to come to the […]Read More →
Diabetes Alert Day, put on by the American Diabetes Association, occurs every 4th Tuesday of March in an effort to help people prevent or manage their typer 2 diabetes. According to National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, approximately 30.3 million or 9.4% of Americans are affected by type 2 Diabetes. In addition, […]Read More →
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