5 things your doctor won’t say to you (but really, really wants to)
Your doctor hears a lot of strange things, but he or she probably keeps a pretty professional front. Behind the scenes, though, your doctor could be thinking any number of things. One of the most common is this: “Are you serious?” See, doctors have encountered really messed up stuff. Usually, that stuff is stuck inside a guy’s colon. Seriously, it’s a common problem. So common there’s a tool for object removal.
Another thing doctors often want to say is, “Just cowboy up and go back to work.” It’s not that they think everyone with back pain is being a baby. It’s that doctors have encountered too many people faking pain for worker’s compensation. See the rest at the full story.
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Ah, the funny side of health care.Posted by Josh Urich