Patient Education

Check out our own Family Practice Partners links or our Health Links page:

FPP Patient Handouts
FPP Health Links
Diabetes Links
Quit Smoking
Alcohol Info
Choosing Wisely Go here to find out if you really need a test or treatment.
UpToDate is another site to get very good information about a lot of conditions or illnesses.

Be sure to contact our office if you have a health problem or illness that concerns you.  The information from this site is only a guide, and may not be all that you need. 


Dr. Susan Andrews        
Dr. Randall Rickard
Family Practice Partners
We treat you like family!


  • FPP Patient Handouts Click here to access our patient education handouts.
  • Salt water nasal rinse instructions Click here to watch a video about how to rinse your nose out with salt water.  You may also use sterile salt water- 1 tsp per cup of water boiled and cooled or purchased sterile saline.  This treatment is often more effective for sinus infections than antibiotics. 
  • Diabetes Education

    Diabetes Education links to infomation about diabetes in words, podcasts, video and interactive slide shows.  Also you can connect to message boards, support groups and expert advice.

  • Quit Smoking Help

    Want to quit smoking?  Call 1-800-Quit Now, or click here to link to sites for help.

  • High Blood Pressure Info

    Click here for links to information about high blood pressure (hypertension).

  • Dr. Hoffman's Weight Loss Program Dr. Hoffman's weight loss program

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