Link to a guest blog I wrote about “holiday heart syndrome” that too much holiday cheer (and alcohol) can tickle up your heart.
There is no reason what you cannot be as informed as your doctor - or more informed (at least about your own particular issue - though sometimes a doctor has a wider perspective). Being informed is your best defense - as I keep carping about in my book "Managing Your Doctor"Read more
A quote from William Osler – how the patient knows what’s wrong with them.
When you or a loved one are faced with the prospect of some drastic treatment like surgery or chemotherapy, get a second opinion.