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Recent news from Burke Primary Care.

Nov. 24, 2023, 9:03 a.m.

Primary care providers promote healthy eating habits

Original article published in The Paper By EMILY CANNON / FOR THE PAPER Good nutrition is the cornerstone of overall health and well-being. Nutrition can be defined as the process of providing or obtaining the food necessary for health and growth. It plays an important role in preventing chronic disease, ... Continue Reading
Nov. 10, 2023, 9:06 a.m.

Mental health a significant aspect of care for the whole person

Original article published in The Paper By NICOLE MOORE, NP-C / FOR THE PAPER Family health care is a field of medicine which focuses on health promotion, disease prevention and treatment of diseases for all ages and genders. The underlying concept involves a holistic approach that focuses on treating the ... Continue Reading
Oct. 28, 2023, 9:03 a.m.

Taking control of diabetes: Primary Care’s role in diabetes management

Original article published in The Paper By TARA MODE / FOR THE PAPER Diabetes is a chronic health condition that affects 37 million people in the US. It requires comprehensive management to treat diabetes and prevent health problems caused by uncontrolled diabetes. A Primary Care Provider (PCP) such as doctors, nurse ... Continue Reading
Oct. 14, 2023, 9:03 a.m.

Why family medicine is a key to staying healthy, living well

Original article published in The Paper By NICOLE CLAUNCH / FOR THE PAPER Regular check-ups and family medicine play a crucial role in maintaining good health. By prioritizing regular check-ups, individuals can identify and address health concerns before they become serious issues. In this blog, we will explore the significance ... Continue Reading
Sept. 23, 2023, midnight

Understanding the role of a primary care physician in your healthcare journey

Original article published in The Paper By Dr. LAURA GRATTON / FOR THE PAPER Your healthcare journey is a lifelong process that requires a trusted partner to guide you along the way. A primary care physician (PCP) plays a crucial role in ensuring your overall well-being. Whether you're seeking preventive ... Continue Reading