Daily Archives May 25, 2016

Why Your Health Should Always Come First and Not Just Be an Afterthought

Emergency room care

Suffer from back pain, other aches and pains, or another chronic condition? You’re not alone — almost 70% of Americans say that back pain affects how they go about their everyday lives and two-thirds of Baby Boomers are predicted to be managing a chronic condition by 2030. Worryingly enough though, many Americans don’t go see a doctor regularly — around 40% of those with long-term lower back pain don’t go see a doctor for it. They simply struggle on with pain meds and a “grit-and-bear-it” attitude, which could be detrimental to their health later on down the line. Having an “ask the doctors” mentality is really far healthier and can often catch any serious illnesses earlier in their progress. At any rate, knowing where your nearest walk in clinic or urgent care center is good information to have on hand

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