A California study reported in Health Affairs showed that patients who exchanged emails with their doctor improved their diabetes and hypertension conditions. Demanding the best care for ourselves is, often, the only way to get it. Health care is designed to treat the sick. Preventive care is an individual responsibility. The best medicine is to be your own health advocate and demand more from your health professionals. It can be as easy
as an email!
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