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Doctors Advice

Time for Your Check-up!: How to Get the Most Out of Your Doctor's Visit

Aletha Maybank, M.D., MPH | Posted 05.29.2013 | Black Voices
Aletha Maybank, M.D., MPH

A visit to the doctor's office can be overwhelming for many of us. There is so much to remember for an appointment slot that may only last for 15 minutes. But it doesn't have to be stressful.

Two-Thirds Of Parents Don't Follow Doctors' Orders

Posted 03.18.2013 | Parents

By: Karen Rowan, MyHealthNewsDaily Managing Editor Published: 03/18/2013 02:38 PM EDT on MyHealthNewsDaily Two-thirds of parents say they don't ...

5 Things Doctors Wish They Could Tell You

Posted 02.01.2016 | OWN

By Emma Haak Doctors can't always be as blunt as they'd like, often because they don't want to overwhelm or embarrass their patients. We gave fiv...

6 Reasons We Ignore The Doctor's Advice (And Why We Shouldn't)

Posted 02.20.2012 | Healthy Living

By Jené Luciani for Shape.com Exercise more, eat less, don't smoke, stay out of the sun -- we're inundated with dozens of messages like these on a...

Is A Good-Looking Doctor Good For Your Health?

Posted 02.06.2012 | Fifty

Could getting advice from a "McDreamy" actually be good for your health? According to a survey by John Hopkins School of Public Health, a physician's ...

Doctors May Suggest Different Treatments For Patients Than For Themselves

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 06.12.2011 | Home

Physician recommendations greatly influence the decisions patients make, but new research suggests that what your doctor advises isn't always what he ...