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Americans Forgoing Healthcare Due to Costs

July 13, 2017

iStock Healthcare Costs - font 2 blogEveryone wants to stay happy and healthy. However, rising healthcare costs may deter patients from seeking the care they need. According to a survey conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International, 25% of Americans have neglected their medical care, or know someone who has, due to the costs. Furthermore, the same study found that 56% of Americans worry that they may not be able to afford quality healthcare.  Continue reading “Americans Forgoing Healthcare Due to Costs” »

Thoughtful Tuesday

August 9, 2016

SSSL0119“As we express gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.”

-John F. Kennedy

Part of our mission at Jacksonville Clinic & First Coast Cardiovascular Institute is a commitment to advance medicine through research, education & patient empowerment. Our team lives by these words everyday by making sure every patient and their family is fully-informed, empowering them to make healthy choices, and being the first to bring the latest technologies to Northeast Florida.

Thoughtful Tuesday

March 22, 2016

 

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Education is empowerment. Whether in mind or in body, we believe education consistently results in sharper decisions & better results. Education takes place in two parts: mind & heart. One cannot exist without the other. Feed your mind & heart with knowledge. Spend time talking to people from all walks of life. Start a conversation with a stranger. Try something you have never tried before. Continue reading “Thoughtful Tuesday” »

Heart Healthy Recipe: Citrus Salmon with Orange Relish

February 25, 2016

IMG_0305We thought there couldn’t be a better way to wrap up National Heart Month than a recipe from our doctor that doubles as both heart healthy and savory. This week, we have a recipe from none other than Dr, Oscar Rodas, our physician friend at Jacksonville Clinic and undercover, amazing chef. Continue reading “Heart Healthy Recipe: Citrus Salmon with Orange Relish” »

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