The cost and quality of healthcare varies with different providers. Year on year, you spend more every time you seek medical care. If you aren’t very selective, the quality of healthcare you get may be suboptimal. It helps to shop around to ensure you are not overpaying for healthcare, and that you are also getting the best quality.
Whatever holiday plans you come up with for your kids, healthy activities must be part of the game. Start by reviewing their health status, and work out what needs to be improved, or just maintained. Sit them down and come up with a health plan together, this will give them a sense of ownership and responsibility of whatever initiatives you suggest. Then set some deadlines for the health goals, and create some reward points along the way.
Your doctor too may get to a point where they are no longer interested in your custom. They may be getting too busy, and looking to filter out some patients from their practice. They may find you unwanted for other seemingly simple reasons. May be you are too demanding, or a hypochondriac who annoyingly keeps consulting for mundane reasons.