Discover the growing trend of patients choosing nurse practitioners over physicians and the challenges it poses for American doctors.Read More The Rise of Nurse Practitioners: A Challenge for American Physicians
Discover valuable lessons that primary care doctors can learn from nurse practitioners to enhance patient care and satisfaction.Read More Improving Patient Care: Lessons for Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients
Proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy is a miracle in the eyes of many people suffering from gastroesophageal reflux disease (acid reflux) also known...Read More PPIs causing bone fracture is not proven. PPIs are not risk free.
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1 in 20 people suffer from hemorrhoids, also referred to as piles. Symptoms range from mild irritation to extreme pain that disrupts your lifestyle.Read More Diet for Hemorrhoidal Sufferers: Tips for Preventing Hemorrhoids
Over 60 million Americans have heartburn at least once a month. Chances are, you're one of these Americans.Read More The Many Dangers (And Solutions) to Untreated Acid Reflux
Are you concerned about possible anal cancer? Do you know what to watch for and when to call your doctor?Read More Anal Cancer: Learn the Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments Available