Educated patients collaborating with their primary physician have improved
outcomes through health maintenance and disease prevention.
Healthy people also have a higher quality of life, as well as live longer.
Our staff, nurses, and physicians at the Center for Lifetime Health want to
be your partner and help you maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Please select from one of the topics on the right to learn more.
Obtaining accurate health information from the Internet can be a challenge.
Here are some reputable websites to begin your search:
The NIH website gives general information on a wide variety of diseases and illnesses. It also contains links to other helpful reputable websites.
The CDC website has information about topics ranging from travel medicine to hypertension treatments. This site also has current ongoing clinical studies.
The WebMD website gives accurate general information on a wide variety of topics.
The Mayo Clinic website has generalized health information as well
as phsyicians providing specific services.
The AAP website has information about pediatric medicine and recommendations about immunizations, common pediatric illnesses and car seat recommendations, etc.
The AAFP website has generalized health information and recommendations given by family medicine doctors. A useful site to assist you in health care maintenance, lifestyle modifications (diet, exercise, weight loss) as well as a variety of disease processes.
The American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) is the second largest medical specialty board in the United States. Founded in 1969, it is a voluntary, not-for-profit, private organization whose purposes includes improving the quality of medical care available to the public.
Independent Doctors of Idaho was formed in early 2013 as a response to the unprecedented number of physicians in the Treasure Valley and throughout Idaho becoming employees of large hospital systems. As independent physicians and providers who own their own practices, we have the freedom to diagnose and treat unencumbered by potentially conflicting interests.