Sticking with one primary care doctor may help you stay healthy and extend your life, according to a new study.
Researchers reviewed 22 studies from nine countries with different cultures and health systems.
Of those, 18 concluded that staying with the same doctor over time significantly reduced early deaths, compared with switching doctors.
In South Africa, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has said that the National Health Insurance (NHI) will be compulsory for all South African citizens. One of the major issues highlighted with this, is that patients won’t have access to the same general practitioners. (GP’s) …..more
An example of terrible journalism, misrepresenting facts!