Treating Children Correctly in a Doctor’s Office

Treating Children Correctly in a Doctor’s Office

Children are typically ignored in our everyday adult lives of social interactions and business dealings. It is much easier to allow the parents to describe the symptoms and explain what is going on with their son or daughter, but if we as physicians fail to personally make a connection with the child, we not only run the risk of not learning important information from them, but the opportunity to help them relax into the examination, treatment...

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When You Have Multiple Symptoms

When You Have Multiple Symptoms

In traditional medicine, it’s sometimes easier to focus on the primary (or only) complaint when patients come in. Granted, some patients who see me do have just one primary issue or complaint, and that’s what I call the beginning of the rabbit hole. In most cases, if asked enough questions, we can uncover more minor issues that end up being just as important as the primary issue. But if you’re feeling multiple symptoms, its...

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