Category Archives: Medications

The Real Value of Seeing a Doctor

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Think back to the last time you decided to go to the doctor for an acute illness. You probably debated whether your symptoms were severe enough, would the doctor actually do anything, and would it be better to wait it out? As you considered your decision making process, what was the value you were seeking […]

Online prescription refills: When is it okay to do?

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Seeking out the prescribing power of an online medical provider to refill a prescription does not make up a large portion of telemedicine visits, but it is also not a rare occurrence. ¬†According to the Centers for Disease Control, about 50% of us are on at least one prescribed medication, 23% take three or more, […]