Tag: healthy living

Total Results: 36
Can You Refuse to be Weighed at the Doctor? Can You Refuse to be Weighed at the Doctor? Patient Care

Can You Refuse to be Weighed at the Doctor?

  • By Holly Russell, MD
  • Mar. 12, 2024
As a physician, I can’t ignore the lack of scientific evidence supporting routine weigh-ins. There’s no clear evidence that they improve a patient’s health, and guidance on a thoughtful approach to ...
Don’t Leave Your Health Up To Luck Don’t Leave Your Health Up To Luck Patient Care

Don’t Leave Your Health Up To Luck

  • By Sydney Burrows
  • Mar. 5, 2024
It’s easy to put off routine health screenings—but do you really want to roll the dice with your health? Schedule your appointments now with a UR Medicine provider to take control of your well-being.
Why Should I Give Blood? Why Should I Give Blood? Patient Care

Why Should I Give Blood?

  • By Sydney Burrows
  • Feb. 7, 2024
Blood shortages are all too common, but they’re occurring more frequently now than ever before. These five unexpected facts about donated blood show why a quick stop at your local Red Cross is a true ...