Primary care

What is Primary care?

Primary care is the health care given by a health care provider. Typically this provider acts as the principal point of consultation for patients within a health care system and coordinates other specialists that the patient may need.

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my nail beds have yellowed and the food I eat has a metallic taste. I have MS and take Copaxone daily. Should I go to my doctor? the neurologist...

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Primary care physician, for medical attention to liver

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Hello ma'am and welcome.

Thank you for writing to us.

I have...

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Hi... I am a 62 year old male in good condition. 6' 2", 210lbs and physically active.
I have developed erectile dysfunction over the past 10 years...

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Brief Answer:
Consideration

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hello and thank you for sending a question.

erectile dysfunction is not uncommon among males in your...

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My daughter is now 11. She was severely pegion toed at birth. Now 5% on the right and about 14% on left. Just finished PT for the 3rd time. No...

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I'd recommend orthopedic surgeon who specializes in pediatric orthopedics.

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Hello Ms. Crowe,

Both podiatrists and...

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