Elevate - Summer 2017

Learn about how to communicate better with your doctor, make wise health care decisions, and more.

How well you and your doctor communicate is an important part of getting quality health care. But talking to your doctor isn’t always easy. It takes time and effort on your part as well as your doctor’s.
Questions include: What are the common side effects? What should I pay attention to? When will the medicine begin to work?
Know when to go: Go to the emergency room (ER) if you think your health is in serious danger.
PERACare open enrollment begins October 1 and ends November 9, 2017.
This salad marries summer’s sweet peaches and lots of vitamin C, beta-carotene, calcium, and fiber.
Taking good care of your health is important at every stage of life, especially as you get older. There are many tests, treatments, and procedures for older adults, but more health care is not always better.