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Is Telemedicine the Right Choice for Your Family?

Considering the high cost of healthcare today, an unplanned visit to the doctor’s office can definitely put an unwelcome strain on your family’s budget. Even with health insurance, chances are you have high deductibles and co-payments to meet, before any benefits are paid, leaving you with full financial responsibility for many of these office visits. But thanks to […]

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How to Determine if You Have a Cold or the Flu

Coughing, sneezing, and runny noses seem to be the norm this time of the year. But if you or a family member becomes ill, how do you determine if it’s merely a cold or a more serious case of influenza? Knowing that doctors have no treatment for the common cold, most of us resist spending […]


Telemedicine Makes Diabetes Monitoring Easy

If you are one of the millions of people dealing with diabetes, daily blood-sugar monitoring and close contact with your medical doctor is critical to staying healthy and avoiding serious complications. But busy schedules, transportation difficulties, or living in a remote area can be obstacles that keep you from getting the care you need. Telemedicine, on the other […]