Bringing Physicians to Rural Areas 

To keep up with the growing gap in primary healthcare in rural areas, medical schools have begun to emphasize rural training programs for their students. Learn more here.


Is Your Pharmacy Closing? 

Rural residents have coped with shortages of doctors. They may now have more trouble getting medication from their local pharmacy.


You Don’t Need a Yearly Physical 

While growing evidence suggests that you may not need an annual physical exam if you are healthy, seeing a doctor every couple of years is still a good idea.