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Web Resources:

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Elderly Patient Communication

Q & A column courtesy of provides useful advice for helping seniors communicate effectively with their doctors.

Ask the Tough Questions

This AARP article offers information to ask the right questions so you can leave the doctor’s office with the information you need.


Hospital Hints

If a hospital visit is planned, get some sound advice about preparing from

Help in the fight against diabetes care burnout

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