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Everyone has to make health decisions at some time or another. Being a wise health consumer can help you ask the right questions at your doctor appointments or know when you need to go to the emergency room. It can help you form a health and wellness plan that fits your personal values by working with your doctor. People who partner with their doctors tend to be happier with their health care results. Our topics can provide you with the resources you need to become a wise health consumer.
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Current as of:
January 14, 2019
Medical Review:Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica MD - Family Medicine
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