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Complex Disease Management at Tanner Health System
The cornerstone of great medicine isn’t only to cure, but to comfort. Tanner’s Complex Disease Management program brings together a multidisciplinary team to help patients and their loved ones understand and approach the many medical, emotional and social challenges that come with a serious illness.

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Flu? Know When to Go to the Emergency Department
Think you have the flu? Worried you might catch it? This blog explains when you should go to the emergency department, urgent care or your family doctor or internist.
 
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Senior Caregiving

When seriously ill hospital patients can't express their wishes about their medical care, decision-making often falls to emotionally drained family members.

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Senior Caregiving

With the flu season in full swing, a new poll shows that almost three-quarters of Americans over the age of 50 think all nursing home employees should get a flu vaccine every year.

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Senior Caregiving

Many older Americans take multiple medications -- but only about one-third ever discuss possible interactions between drugs, a new poll finds.

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Senior Caregiving

While rates of mental decline and dementia have dropped among American seniors overall, they remain higher in rural areas than in cities, a new study finds.

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Senior Caregiving

More doctors in the United States are turning to a new clinical specialty -- nursing home care.

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