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Stories with subject: Family medicine
  • Coke ending sponsorship of dietitians group story has photos
    Updated: Sep-29-15 4:21 pm

    NEW YORK - Coca-Cola says it will not renew its sponsorship of a professional group for dietitians, bringing to a halt one of many outreach efforts on health by the world's biggest soda maker.

  • Regional Primary Care Network gets $1.5M mental health grant 
    Updated: Sep-23-15 6:32 am

    ROCHESTER, New York - A network of community health centers servicing counties in New York's Finger Lakes region has been awarded a $1.5 million grant to provide more screenings for depression and substance abuse for its patients.

  • 3 tips for adjusting to changes in primary health care 
    Updated: Sep-09-15 9:50 am

    The family doctor visit is getting complicated. Drugstores and other retailers are opening clinics that offer care alternatives. Shrinking insurance has made routine visits to a physician more expensive for many. Here are three tips for navigating this evolving world:

  • Retail clinics, apps change doctor-patient relationship 
    Updated: Sep-09-15 9:47 am

    Tom Coote suspected the stabbing pain in his abdomen was serious, but the harried doctor at the urgent care center suggested it was merely indigestion.