Trust your doctors because they are the medical experts at diagnosing and treating you. If you don’t trust a doctor you work with, find one you do trust. Empowered patients have good working relationships with their doctors.
In this clip, it is recommended that as patients, we cultivate a trusting partnership with our doctors.
This brief video is the first of a series that describes how to get all the time you need with your doctors. The first step is to prepare for every appointment by creating a list of all your questions.
This presentation describes how to get all the time you need at your medical appointments. You will learn how to prepare for medical appointments with a list of questions and a detailed list of signs and symptoms. Every medical appointment is an opportunity to improve your skill-building and personal growth. We also explore when, where […]
The purpose of this blog and the entire website is to provide evidence-based information on how to live with medical self-care mastery. It is for all medical patients, caregivers, and advocates who want to learn how to collaborate with physicians to optimize the efficacy of your medical care. I post to this blog three times […]
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