Doctors—especially those who practice primary care and gerontology— are in increasingly short supply, so it's not uncommon for patients nowadays to spend more time with physician assistants (PA) and n…56 comments
If you want to make the most out of your time with your doctor, you've got to be honest. Keeping important details to yourself may harm you in the long run. Doctors also know a lot of things we don't…199 comments
Just a decade or two ago, a child's social life was largely his/her own business. If you had friends, your peers were well aware (e.g. "Oh, he hangs out with Peter") and if you didn't have friends, we…22 comments
Is there really a "right" way and a "wrong" way to go to the doctor? Of course there is! When we patients--or, as I prefer to call us, "medical consumers"--go to the doctor we must be fully prepared. …add a comment
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