The concept of "patient flourishing" made me rethink my mom's battle with opioids.
The months-long process of tapering off Lexapro didn't go quite as I expected.
Since childhood, the dentist has been a place where I know I’ll be lavished with praise for my good work.
The worst part of going to the doctor is waiting for your appointment to begin. Does it have to be that way?
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For people diagnosed with a chronic condition, additional health issues too often remain poorly managed or ignored altogether.
After sitting through my cats' checkup, I wondered if their vet would take me on as a patient, too.
I hadn’t seen Dr. Cech since I was in high school, but he felt like more than just another person from my past.
When conceiving naturally didn't pan out, I reluctantly turned to IVF. It never felt quite right.
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