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Do You Lie To Your Doctor?

Sixty to 80 percent of people surveyed have not been forthcoming with their doctors about information that could be relevant to their health, according to a new study.

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How To Get Better Care From Your Doctor

Have you ever wanted to ask your doctor a question but didn’t because you felt uncomfortable?

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Could arriving early for doctor appointment give you more face time?

A doctor will spend more face-to-face time with patients when the clinic is on schedule and less when the clinic is running late.

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How to fight for yourself at the hospital

Everything initially went well with Barbara Charnes’ surgery to fix a troublesome ankle. But after leaving the hospital, the 83-year-old soon found herself in a bad way.

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Fighting to come home, one woman’s journey

Last month I wrote about a 70-year-old friend of mine with diabetes who fought to return home after a hospitalization, instead of going to a rehab. Well, it has happened again.

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