Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2018-07-30 | Sing Tao

Is ‘keeping the doctor away’ conducive to one’s health?

Some people define one’s health condition based on the frequency of doctor visits, the fewer the better. In fact, forming a long-term partnership with the doctor we trust is more conducive to our health because they keep track of our health history and provide us with optimal medical advice. To achieve the vision of ‘one-person one-family doctor,’ the local health care system needs a reformation.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.