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Do you trust local doctors?

18th October 2009

Here’s one case where they failed miserably. Sometimes people laugh when you ask for medical advice online or whatever but the scary fact is that we have to be responsible for our own health because we can’t necessarily trust doctors to do what’s best for us.

Sure when we get sick they’ll talk to us for 30 seconds and then prescribe some medicine but where are the doctors who will plan your healthcare with you? You might just be on your own, just like the woman in the article linked above suggests women at risk for breast cancer need to insist on a mammogram.

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