Editor's note: This story is the third in a series originally published in the Chronicle's April 1 print edition, part of the annual Health & Wellness supplement sponsored by Franciscan Health.
We’ve probably all heard the old adage: “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” But, even if you ate a whole tree of the fruit, it shouldn’t keep you away from annual wellness checks.
Early in the pandemic, access to regular doctor appointments was limited as non-emergency care took a back seat to COVID . . .