Using Doctors Wisely

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Doctors

Good rules of thumb for dealing with any medical condition — rules that are useful when dealing with doctors, and when dealing with alternative medical practitioners. Of course, these rules apply to long-term, chronic conditions. If you’re in the emergency room with a life-threatening condition, it’s not a good time to quibble! Get yourself stabilized. But if what you’re experiencing is not something that is immediately and irrevocably harmful, apply these rules religiously.

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What’s Wrong with Doctors?

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Doctors

At the same time, you may well ask: What’s wrong with “Alternative Medicine”?

The failure to look for deeper explanations is widespread among health practitioners—both mainstream and alternative. Fortunately, a younger breed of functional medicine practitioners are beginning to get it right.

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