Your Local Health Store Can Impact Your Health Care
September 16, 2013•9 min
Can your local health store be an alternative for primary care and simple medical issues?According to a survey by the Doctors Company, 60 percent of physicians are concerned that the Affordable Care Act will negatively impact patient care. It is a likely possibility that the supply of doctors will not be able to meet the demand of patients. Can your local health store be an alternative for primary care and simple medical issues like cold and flu, minor sports injuries and headaches?Some stores put their staff through extensive training, which covers herbs, vitamins, minerals, sports nutrition formulas, homeopathic remedies, and beauty aids to better council the customer for their health and nutritional needs. But can this substitute a physician? Dr. Decker Weiss discusses how you can take charge of your health and wellness by utilizing your local health stores.