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Things you should never say to your doctor

Cheapism Logo By Mary Shustack of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 21: Doctors are doctors thanks to years of education and training. A strong relationship with your doctor thrives on respect for that dedication and over time also helps develop a good rapport and real trust. These days, when healthcare visits of all kinds may be faster-paced than in the past, or even conducted virtually, making sure you get the most out of your time with any medical expert is more important than ever. Help ensure that happens by avoiding ever blurting out these phrases.  Related: 10 Lies You Need to Stop Telling Your Doctor

Recognize Who’s the Expert

Doctors are doctors thanks to years of education and training. A strong relationship with your doctor thrives on respect for that dedication and over time also helps develop a good rapport and real trust. These days, when healthcare visits of all kinds may be faster-paced than in the past, or even conducted virtually, making sure you get the most out of your time with any medical expert is more important than ever. Help ensure that happens by avoiding ever blurting out these phrases.

Related: 10 Lies You Need to Stop Telling Your Doctor

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