HPV Vaccine: Primary Care Cancer Prevention

HPV Vaccine: Primary Care Cancer Prevention

“HPV Vaccine is cancer prevention”,  the CDC’s campaign slogan, is not hyperbole and represents one of the most important intervention we can do in Primary Care. Over 270,000 women died from cervical cancer globally in 2012 and 90% of them would...
Measles from 0 to 603–an Evolve Urgent Care Alert

Measles from 0 to 603–an Evolve Urgent Care Alert

The United States is experiencing a record number of measles cases with 603 confirmed measles cases since January 2014 which is the highest number of cases since measles elimination was documented in the U.S. in 2000, as reported by the CDC. ...
Arsenic in Maryland Water Increases Heart Disease Risk

Arsenic in Maryland Water Increases Heart Disease Risk

Arsenic in Maryland’s well water increases risk for heart disease. This statement arises from two simple facts. First, that even low to moderate levels of arsenic cause heart and vascular disease and secondly, that low to moderate levels of arsenic have been...

EMC’s Founder and CEO: Michael Freedman, MD

Dr. Freedman was born and raised in Silver Spring, Maryland. After graduating from Springbrook High School, he moved to Ann Arbor and received his Bachelor of Sciences from the University of Michigan majoring in psychology and biology. He subsequently earned a Masters...

Direct Primary Care Membership models are very promising!

A Direct Primary Care membership model is an exciting and promising new way for the average person to get really great primary care. Better access to providers, shorter wait times and happier providers and staff. Primary care and urgent care make up most of the care...