Family Medicine is the medical specialty concerned with the total health care of the individual and family. Family Medicine encompasses all ages, both sexes, each organ system and every disease entity. It integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. It takes into account not just individuals, but also the community in which they belong. Other names for Family Medicine are 'General Practice' or 'Primary Care'. Doctors who practise family medicine may be known as Family Doctors, Family Physicians, General Practitioners or Primary Care Physicians.
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Health information for the whole family from the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Main Street Doctor
An online family practice medical site. Features doctor network, medical forum and news and articles from the medical world.
Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D.
A pioneer in the mind/body holistic health movement and teaches groundbreaking curricula to physicians at all levels of training nationwide. Includes details about Rachel and a speaking schedule.
Provides ongoing QA/CPD education for General Practitioners across Australia. Participate in integrated online and seminar based medical education.
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