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The 40 Secrets Your Doctor Won't Tell You

The Remedy Logo By Alek Korab of The Remedy | Slide 1 of 41: “Give it to me straight doc,” goes the old quote, “How long do I have to live?” That question might be harder to answer than you think. Doctors aren’t always honest with patients—not because they’re bad people, but because they are people, and no one can be honest all of the time (are you?). Sometimes they tell white lies. Sometimes they withhold information. Sometimes they keep their personal details, well, personal.If they let you know their every thought, you might trust them less.Curious about what’s really going on inside doctors’ minds, The Remedy asked the country’s top professionals to reveal 40 secrets they’d never normally tell you. Read on for the ultimate brain X-ray.

The 40 Secrets Your Doctor Won't Tell You

“Give it to me straight doc,” goes the old quote, “How long do I have to live?” That question might be harder to answer than you think. Doctors aren’t always honest with patients—not because they’re bad people, but because they are people, and no one can be honest all of the time (are you?). Sometimes they tell white lies. Sometimes they withhold information. Sometimes they keep their personal details, well, personal.

If they let you know their every thought, you might trust them less.

Curious about what’s really going on inside doctors’ minds, The Remedy asked the country’s top professionals to reveal 40 secrets they’d never normally tell you. Read on for the ultimate brain X-ray.

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