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Primary Care News
Patient Partners with Care Team to Meet Her Health Goals
Rita Nardella of Worcester heard the news from her primary care physician of 20 years, Michael Galica, MD, during a May 2012 annual physical exam. "My blood sugar count showed borderline diabetes," she said, adding that she was unaware that her diet and lifestyle over the last two decades was leading her down a path toward a chronic disease. "I was petrified. Diabetes is in my family and I want to stay active and avoid medication." Read more »


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