Did You Know? - Health Insurance Fact: Lack of insurance compromises the health of the uninsured because they receive less preventive care, are diagnosed at more advanced disease stages, and once diagnosed, tend to receive less therapeutic care and have higher mortality rates than insured individuals .
Doctor's Realm Quote of the day: The essence of the practice of medicine is that it is an intensely personal matter. The treatment of a disease may be entirely impersonal; the care of a patient must be completely personal. - Francis W. Peabody, M.D.