Patients value empathy in the exam room. Doctors think they display a lot of it. Patients feel otherwise.
Forming a new habit is often easier said than done. Here are researched-backed tips to help you follow through on your doctor’s orders.
Most of us google symptoms. We shouldn't feel the need to hide our internet research in the exam room.
You left a voicemail yesterday and nada. What's your next move?
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Small changes can help medical offices feel a little less alienating and a little more human.
Everyone's told a white lie to a doctor. Here are common reasons patients twist the truth, with expert insight to help you open up.
Simple, research-backed tips to help you feel OK when test results are on the way.
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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