Be Your Own Advocate: Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions

Be Your Own Advocate: Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions
Back when I was younger, I never asked my doctors questions. Through infertility treatment, two pregnancies with my daughters, and the occasional illness that required a doctor’s visit, I just sort of did whatever the doctors told me, not questioning anything. I remember once asking my OB about something and how annoyed she was by

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One comment

  1. Nicole says:

    Thank you for this article! As a physician and patient advocate, I completely agree. Patients must feel comfortable speaking up for themselves and doctors must allow them to do so.

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