Monthly Archives: February 2012

Starting a new business – revisited

Having always worked for someone else, starting a new business is an exciting yet daunting endeavor.  Some aspects of the business are known or easily learned.  Many aspects at this point are unknown but we feel that we will be … Continue reading

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Colonoscopies save lives!

Colonoscopy   The dreaded word among the 50 year of age and older.  Wondered why this procedure is recommended? Yes, the preparation is the worse thing, but the actual colonoscopy is usually not remembered due to all of the nice medications they give you. So why have this … Continue reading

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Blood tests and X-rays

Metro Direct Care Medical is now set up for full lab work through LabCorp. Lab work can be obtained at various locations throughout the DC metropolitan area. Radiological services can now be obtained through the offices of Groover, Christie and Merritt, … Continue reading

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Come on down and get your immunizations!

The recommended Adult Immunization Schedule for the United States for the year 2012 has been released by the US Department of Health and Human Services/CDC. Here is a partial run down: Influenza – Annual vaccination against Influenza is recommended now … Continue reading

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To PSA or not to PSA

This blog will, on occasion, address selected current medical issues as a means to better inform the reader in regards to their own medical treatment. An article published in the Annals of Internal Medicine in October of 2011 has created … Continue reading

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Starting a new business

Having always worked for someone else, starting a new business is an exciting yet daunting endeavor.  Some aspects of the business are known or easily learned.  Many aspects at this point are unknown but we feel that we will be … Continue reading

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Hello DC Metro Region !

Medical care to patients has become more and more impersonal and assembly like, with insurance companies dictating to both doctors and patients the treatment plan of action for any disease/diagnosis. Many patients feel like a number and have lost the … Continue reading

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