As family medicine physicians, we know going to the doctor can be nerve-wracking. Some may even find it intimidating or confusing — but it doesn’t have to be this way. With a little preparation and open communication, you can leave the visit feeling confident about your health and future. Next time you see your doctor, … Continue reading How to make the most of your next doctor’s visit
First of seven articles in a series on how to talk to your children about cancer. People often tell me that after hearing the words, “You’ve got cancer,” the first thing they wonder is, “What am I going to tell my kids?” Parent patients are so concerned about their children that they barely give themselves the … Continue reading Talking to children about cancer: Do I have to tell my kids?