Information on the patient experience for yourself or for someone you care for as a caregiver, a friend, or a healthcare worker.
Braving Chemo offers an honest, detailed, and practical template on how to prepare for and navigate one of the more arduous steps in the patient journey.
The challenge of recovery is a reoccurring theme in my interviews. It is also a theme that is beginning to be shared by other writers who are former patients.
During my visit to the Urgent Care Center for an infected eye late last year, I was reminded that medicine is both art and science.
Have you ever stopped a doctor from ordering and performing medical tests and procedures that may be a repeat test, nice to know but not critical, or perhaps even unrelated to your issue or concern? If so, how did that go for you?
The healthcare system in the United States today bullies patients. Healthcare misfires on communication and fails to coordinate patient care.
Listen (and trust) what your own body is telling you. Only you know what is normal and what is not. Be sure to follow-up with a medical expert when your body is telling you that something isn’t right.
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