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Why Quarterly Visits To A PCP Are Required For Proactive Healthcare

November 30, 2021

Everyone knows you should visit a primary care physician when you are experiencing poor health: That is pretty obvious.  The frequency, however, with which you should see your primary care physician for proactive healthcare is another question. What are the benefits of visiting your PCP for proactive healthcare every quarter? Many people believe that they … Continue reading “Why Quarterly Visits To A PCP Are Required For Proactive Healthcare”

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How To Have A More Active Lifestyle: PCP For Life

October 15, 2021

Regular exercise is directly associated with better health, so it’s important that you make a conscious effort to lead an active lifestyle. It can be tough to try and stay fit when you don’t have enough energy or motivation to ‘get up and go’, yet fortunately there are several simple tips and recommendations that can … Continue reading “How To Have A More Active Lifestyle: PCP For Life”

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Why Is Controlling Cholesterol Important?

March 15, 2021

What Is Cholesterol? There are two types of cholesterol. The good kind is called HDL, and the bad kind is called LDL. Your body uses this waxy substance to build cells, make hormones, and digest fatty foods. However, but your liver makes enough of the right kind to suffice. The harmful kind clogs the arteries … Continue reading “Why Is Controlling Cholesterol Important?”

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7 Compelling Reasons Why You Need A Primary Care Physician

January 31, 2021

There are plenty of treatment options a primary care physician can offer. Specifically, they may be able to help you more than you think. When you face a health issue and need the right help, it may be tempting to see a specialist. However, there are many reasons why it may be better to see … Continue reading “7 Compelling Reasons Why You Need A Primary Care Physician”

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Why You Should Control Your Blood Pressure: PCP For Life

December 29, 2020

Hypertension, which is high blood pressure, is a condition that causes your heart to work extra to pump blood all over your body. Controlling your blood pressure is essential as many patients do not show symptoms even when they have high blood pressure. Today, we will look at specific reasons why it is essential to … Continue reading “Why You Should Control Your Blood Pressure: PCP For Life”

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What You Need To Know About An Annual Wellness Visit: PCP For Life

November 30, 2020

Every year, thousands of Medicare patients do not take advantage of an annual wellness visit. Most do not go through with it because they are not aware of what it really is. Today, we will look at what an annual wellness visit is so that you can understand why you may need it and how … Continue reading “What You Need To Know About An Annual Wellness Visit: PCP For Life”

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What Is A Well-Women Exam And Why Do I Need One?: PCP For Life

October 15, 2020

If you want to know what a well-women exam is, you are not alone! Many women often need the exam; however, they do not get one because they are not aware of it. Let’s take a look at what a well-women exam is and how it can benefit you or a loved one!  What Happens … Continue reading “What Is A Well-Women Exam And Why Do I Need One?: PCP For Life”

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What Does It Mean To Be Healthy?: PCP For Life, Primary Care Physician

September 15, 2020

Have you ever wondered, “what does it really mean to be healthy?” or have someone do something that you felt was not healthy, but their opinion was otherwise?  Physicians see this everyday, wherein a patient may feel they are healthy, but they may not be, or vice-versa. That is because being healthy is not a … Continue reading “What Does It Mean To Be Healthy?: PCP For Life, Primary Care Physician”

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Dealing With Anxiety During a Blood Test

December 15, 2019

Are you nervous about needles? While there is nothing to worry about during a blood test, we understand that this process can be scary for a lot of people. If you struggle with needle anxiety, you might even be tempted to cancel your blood test altogether. Don’t let your fears stop you from getting important … Continue reading “Dealing With Anxiety During a Blood Test”

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Vitamins That Women Require for Healthy Living

September 30, 2019

To ensure healthy living, the body produces some nutrients and vitamins by itself. However, there are other vitamins the body needs that it can’t produce. Vitamins are essential for growth, development, and cell function, and as a woman, you need to incorporate the following into your diet: Iron Iron increases red blood cell count in … Continue reading “Vitamins That Women Require for Healthy Living”

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5 Easy Ways to Lower Your Cholesterol

July 26, 2019

Cholesterol is a wax-like substance produced in the liver and transported through the blood via lipoproteins. It builds cell membrane structures, produces hormones like estrogen and testosterone, and aids metabolism. When in excess, however, cholesterol increases the risk of stroke or a heart attack. Here are some tips to help lower bad cholesterol levels in … Continue reading “5 Easy Ways to Lower Your Cholesterol”

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5 Signs You May Have COPD

June 18, 2019

According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, over 16 million Americans have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). The belief is that millions more have the disease without knowing it. COPD is caused mostly by smoking cigarettes, or in some cases, excessive exposure to particulate matter or certain gases. COPD has no cure, but … Continue reading “5 Signs You May Have COPD”

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The Best Healthcare in Houston TX Offers Personalized Care

February 14, 2019

Sometimes when you don’t feel well, it’s hard to pinpoint what ails you. You have a headache and sore throat. Does that mean you have the flu? You’re also feeling sick to your stomach. Is it just a cold, or something more? You have a lot of questions when it comes to your health. When … Continue reading “The Best Healthcare in Houston TX Offers Personalized Care”

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Houston Comprehensive Family Care: Schedule Now for Summer Physicals

February 14, 2018

Believe it or not, summer is right around the corner. The next few months will fly by faster than you can imagine, then it will be time for enrolling the kids in summer programs, and time for you to think about all the things you’d like to accomplish during those sweet summer months. With that … Continue reading “Houston Comprehensive Family Care: Schedule Now for Summer Physicals”

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Payment Plans Can Help Make Healthcare Affordable

June 22, 2017

Are you concerned about visiting a doctor because of the cost? Even with insurance, health care costs can be daunting, but choosing a provider that offers a payment plan can make a huge difference. Options for Payment Plans At PCP for Life, we never want you to be discouraged from getting your health care needs … Continue reading “Payment Plans Can Help Make Healthcare Affordable”

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Payment Plans Make Medical Care Affordable Again

May 26, 2017

Payment plans are one of the most needed options for most families to make medical care affordable again. You’ll be relieved to know that PCP for Life offers reasonable payment plans for our patients. Your health care is important to us.We never want you to go without the help you need, especially due to cost. … Continue reading “Payment Plans Make Medical Care Affordable Again”

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How to Find Affordable Quality Healthcare in Houston, TX

March 18, 2017

Many families have very little choice but to take a Russian-roulette approach to healthcare for themselves. They gamble that they will not get sick or need a doctor’s care, and when conditions get too bad, they go to the Emergency Room (ER). Because the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) makes it illegal … Continue reading “How to Find Affordable Quality Healthcare in Houston, TX”

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4 Secrets to Live a Long and Healthy Life

July 13, 2016

At present, the world’s oldest person is Emma Morano, an Italian woman born in 1899. At 116 years old, she may be the only living person who was born in the late 19th century. If you have ever wondered the secret to living over the age of 100 years, then you have come to the … Continue reading “4 Secrets to Live a Long and Healthy Life”

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Choosing the Right HealthCare Provider

June 14, 2016

If you have health coverage in the United States then the government will pay for your medical care, medications, provide services and any special equipment that may be required. In fact, health coverage pays for preventive health services even when you’re feeling alright. However, there is an important decision that you’ll have to make regarding … Continue reading “Choosing the Right HealthCare Provider”

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Stay healthier by avoiding these two things

June 7, 2016

If you want to lead a healthy life you are going to have to focus on preventive care. If you avoid the really harmful things which are a routine in society these days you will be much better off and will feel much healthier. The era we are in will probably be remembered as one … Continue reading “Stay healthier by avoiding these two things”

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