Gina Lynem-Walker

Dr. Gina Lynem-Walker, MD, is a quality medical director for utilization management at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. She is an internal medicine physician with experience in utilization management, care management and disease management, and is a volunteer faculty member at Wayne State University Medical School. She is married with two children, and enjoys gardening, reading, crafts, music, community service and travel.
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Ways to Reduce Allergens at Home 

Most indoor allergen sources can be combatted by taking certain measures around the house.

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Make Your Skin Glow from the Inside Out 

How much water people drink, how much sleep they get and other lifestyle choices all factor into making skin glow from the inside out.

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Seven Ways to Keep Kidneys Healthy

Millions of Americans are living with chronic kidney disease. It's a public health crisis that's serious but also preventable.

A woman is at the doctor's office for a thyroid exam

Hidden Signs of a Thyroid Condition

Millions of Americans are living with some form of thyroid disease. Are you one of them?

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The Link Between Heart Attack and Stroke

Can you stop a heart attack before it starts? Here's how to reduce your risk of coronary artery disease, stroke and its related conditions.

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The Difference Between Plain and Antibacterial Soap

Hand washing is the most effective way to reduce the spread of infection. Some use plain soap, while others consider antibacterial the best form of protection.

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