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How To Advocate For Your Health: PCP For Life

May 30, 2022

The importance of visiting your primary care physician for a check-up to advocate for your health is well understood. However, many people still avoid seeking all-important medical attention or put off obtaining prescription medication to help them deal with health complaints they have just come to accept.  There could be a multitude of reasons for … Continue reading “How To Advocate For Your Health: PCP For Life”

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Taking Charge Of Your Health: What Does It Mean?

May 15, 2022

Your health is one of the most important things in your life. If you want to live a healthy lifestyle, then you have to commit to do the things that will keep your body healthy. This is both from a medical standpoint, and from a mental one.  For a lot of people, this means making … Continue reading “Taking Charge Of Your Health: What Does It Mean?”

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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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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 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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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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Do’s and Don’ts While Trying to Lose Weight

March 21, 2019

Nearly 40% of adults in the United States aged 20 years and above are struggling with obesity. If left unchecked, obesity may increase the risk of critical health conditions like heart disease, stroke, cancer, Type II diabetes, and many more. If you are looking to lose some weight, here are some do’s and don’ts: Things … Continue reading “Do’s and Don’ts While Trying to Lose Weight”

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Discuss Preventive Care for IBD with Your Doctor in Tomball

February 23, 2019

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is a common gastrointestinal condition and has no cure. This means that patients with IBD need a lifetime of care to increase quality of life and reduce surgery requirements, hospitalization and death rates. Often, patients with IBD don’t discuss preventive care with their doctors as the focus tends to be on … Continue reading “Discuss Preventive Care for IBD with Your Doctor in Tomball”

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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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The Top Anemia Treatments in Houston

November 26, 2018

When you’re diagnosed with any kind of deficiency, you want quick and effective solutions. Finding the right plan for you often means understanding top anemia treatments in Houston and which of them is effective in treating your unique needs. How to Choose Anemia Treatments: Houston Solutions The first key to successful treatment is to understand … Continue reading “The Top Anemia Treatments in Houston”

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4 Anemia Busting Foods that Work Alongside Expert Medical Treatment

September 24, 2018

When the body is lacking certain nutrients it becomes anemic. Sufficient amounts of iron, folate or B12 and vitamin C need to be ingested to ward off the signs of anemia. Certain blood diseases can cause anemia as well, but in the case of anemias caused by lack of vitamins or minerals, expert medical treatment … Continue reading “4 Anemia Busting Foods that Work Alongside Expert Medical Treatment”

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What is the Best Anemia Treatment in Houston

May 15, 2018

Anemia is a problem with the blood in which there are not enough healthy red blood cells carrying adequate supplies of oxygen to your body’s tissues. Symptoms of this condition are fatigue and weakness. There are different causes and that determines the anemia treatment. Houston has many fine doctors treating this condition every day. Types … Continue reading “What is the Best Anemia Treatment in Houston”

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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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Common Methods of Anemia Treatment Houston

October 24, 2017

There are several methods of treating anemia. The key is getting the right treatment for the type of anemia you have. You see, there are several types of anemia, and which kind you have will influence your anemia treatment. Houston doctors are wonderful at discovering the causes of anemia and tailoring a treatment plan to … Continue reading “Common Methods of Anemia Treatment Houston”

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4 Basic Reasons to See a Primary Care Doctor in Houston

October 6, 2017

Seeing a primary care doctor is always a good idea! But what is a primary care doctor, anyway? According to Wikipedia, “A primary care physician is a physician who provides both the first contact for a person with an undiagnosed health concern as well as continuing care of varied medical conditions, not limited by cause, … Continue reading “4 Basic Reasons to See a Primary Care Doctor in Houston”

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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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Foods for Anemia Treatment in Houston

April 26, 2017

Anemia treatment in Houston is a key part of maintaining a healthy life. First of all, let’s define anemia and then talk about foods that can help anemia treatment in Houston. What is Anemia? Anemia is a disorder that affects many people. It is caused by a lack of iron or vitamins in your diet … Continue reading “Foods for Anemia Treatment in Houston”

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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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