Primary Care

Primary care is the initial point of contact between a patient and the healthcare system that provides individuals with access to the information and resources they need for optimal health outcomes.
What is Primary Care?

Primary care is the initial point of contact between a patient and the healthcare system that provides individuals with access to the information and resources they need for optimal health outcomes.

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Study quantifies health and economic benefits of breastfeeding

Study quantifies health and economic benefits of breastfeeding

New study maps out long COVID patterns in England, showing who is most at risk

New study maps out long COVID patterns in England, showing who is most at risk

New dentists may face NHS service requirement under new government plans

New dentists may face NHS service requirement under new government plans

Closed Loop Medicine appoints Paul Johnson as Non-Executive Director

Closed Loop Medicine appoints Paul Johnson as Non-Executive Director

More than 1 in 5 Canadians lack access to primary care, research finds

More than 1 in 5 Canadians lack access to primary care, research finds

Hallucinations and nightmares could herald the onset of autoimmune diseases

Hallucinations and nightmares could herald the onset of autoimmune diseases

Emerging crisis of homelessness among older adults in Canada

Emerging crisis of homelessness among older adults in Canada

Breakthrough study shows benefits of diagnosing hidden respiratory diseases

Breakthrough study shows benefits of diagnosing hidden respiratory diseases

Female gastroenterologists linked to lower post-consultation health care use

Female gastroenterologists linked to lower post-consultation health care use

Varenicline shows promise in first U.S. trial for e-cigarette cessation

Varenicline shows promise in first U.S. trial for e-cigarette cessation

The lure of specialty medicine pulls nurse practitioners from primary care

The lure of specialty medicine pulls nurse practitioners from primary care

Clinical trial suggests hypertension self-management strategies may be effective to control blood pressure

Clinical trial suggests hypertension self-management strategies may be effective to control blood pressure

Closed Loop Medicine and Pharmanovia commence OptiZest study for their first precision medicine combination therapeutic

Closed Loop Medicine and Pharmanovia commence OptiZest study for their first precision medicine combination therapeutic

Tribal nations invest opioid settlement funds in traditional healing to treat addiction

Tribal nations invest opioid settlement funds in traditional healing to treat addiction

Mail delivery of abortion pills is safe and convenient, study shows

Mail delivery of abortion pills is safe and convenient, study shows

Study reveals latest cancer trends in Canada

Study reveals latest cancer trends in Canada

NHS still faces waiting list challenges

NHS still faces waiting list challenges

Research shows the impact of social deprivation and distance on pulmonary fibrosis survival

Research shows the impact of social deprivation and distance on pulmonary fibrosis survival

New tool more accurately predicts an individual's 10-year risk of cardiovascular diseases

New tool more accurately predicts an individual's 10-year risk of cardiovascular diseases

FAU researchers receive grants to tackle Alzheimer's disease

FAU researchers receive grants to tackle Alzheimer's disease

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