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#8 How to be a better patient – Should I get a second opinion?
Your health is one of the most important things in the world. Even though healthcare professionals want the best for you, sometimes you might not agree with the recommendation of your doctor. What would you do if you’re in this situation?
#5 How to be a better patient – How to prepare for your doctor’s appointment
I’ve seen many patients confused about their diagnosis and their treatment. Would you want to prevent this situation? Here are some tips:
#1 How to be a better patient – an intro
In this blog post series “How to be a better patient”, I’ll try to discuss the following things:
1. How to communicate more effectively with healthcare providers 2. Which medical alarm symptoms to be aware off 3. How to reduce your risk of disease 4. The pitfalls of modern medicine. And much more…
My first week as a medical student in the hospital
For the most us (including me), the problem isn’t that we don’t have enough, the problem is too often we don’t spend it well…