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Get the Most From Your Doctor’s Visit

Heading to your primary care doctor? Make sure you have everything you need—when arriving and leaving.

Ask the Doctor: Asthma Attacks

Matthew Collins, M.D., M.B.A., BCBSRI Chief Medical Officer Q. I have asthma, and my attacks happen more often in the spring and summer. What can I do to prevent them?

Need a Specialist?

Talking to your primary care doctor first may save time and money.

Who’s Who in Healthcare

Your healthcare team might include a number of different medical professionals. Here’s a look at who they are and what they do.

4 Ways to Save on Healthcare Costs

These ideas can help you become a more informed healthcare consumer—and save money.

Exercise: Why It's Worth Your Time

Need to get motivated? Learn about exercise's surprising benefits—and easy ways to get started.