8 Health Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

07/26/2014 07:33 am ET | Updated Jul 26, 2014
  • Andra Atkins
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SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com

We’ve all ignored medical symptoms from time to time, usually without dire consequences. Let’s face it: It’s much easier to avoid the doctor than to go and be told that what you’re secretly worrying about is nothing. But there are some symptoms that should send you to your doctor without a moment’s hesitation.

To get guidance on what those might be, we checked with Cindy Parnes, M.D., founder and director of the New Jersey Women’s Wellness Center in Montvale, New Jersey.

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