Monthly Archives : March 2016

  • HPV Gardasil Vaccine

    March 27, 2016

    Much hype can be found on the internet re: the potential risks of the HPV vaccine. On the balance of evidence, it clear that the HPV vaccine does FAR more good than harm. Most especially, it reduces the risk of cervical cancer. http://goo.gl/TXdycp ... read more

  • Insomnia

    March 26, 2016

    Good sleep is under appreciated, until you don’t have it. While many medicines may help (ambien, trazodone, restoril, doxepin, rozerem, etc…), the smart approach is to maximize the easy things. Use the bed only for sleep and sexual activities.... read more

  • “MILD” HEAD INJURY

    March 22, 2016

    Did you know that half of adults and older teens with mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) have symptoms 1 year later? They will experience 4+ post-concussion symptoms at one year, and almost 10% will have very low levels of cognitive function. What i... read more

  • Idaho Medicaid Expansion

    March 19, 2016

    Please take a moment to contact your state legislator and voice SUPPORT for providing coverage to our 78,000 fellow citizens in the Medicaid coverage gap. https://www.idmed.org/IDAHO/Idaho_Public/ActionCenter.aspx?vvsrc=%2fcampaigns%2f38619%2frespo... read more

  • Direct Primary Care

    March 03, 2016

    Nice to see more public education on DIRECT PRIMARY CARE, where patients can pay the doctor directly, without the added cost of insurance middlemen. http://www.idahostatesman.com/news/business/business-insider/article66149887.html @TVFamMed – we... read more