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3 Signs You Have a Great Doctor

Research suggests that people who have a primary care doctor are less likely to die of cancer, heart disease or stroke. But how do you know if you have a great doctor? Here are ...

Research suggests that people who have a primary care doctor are less likely to die of cancer, heart disease or stroke. But how do you know if you have a great doctor? Here are three key things to look for on your next visit.


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