Tag Archives: Care

Transdiagnostic therapies in primary care

I learned a new word recently: transdiagnostic, which refers to something that is applicable across a spectrum of conditions. It seems that this is becoming an increasingly popular concept in treating anxiety disorders. No wonder. As I researched this word, I read this: As of 2013, there are twelve anxiety-disorder diagnoses and over twenty-five subtypes and… Read More »

Can Women Trust Online Medical Care?

Social media isn’t just for sharing cat videos and pictures of puppies. According to a 2012 report from PwC’s Health Research Institute, one-third of consumers are using Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sights to “seek medical information, discuss symptoms and express their opinions about doctors, drugs and health insurers….” In the survey, 45 percent… Read More »