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10 Common Medical Pitfalls

By Aly Van Dyke


Tags: Western medicine, medications, health care,

 

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Heading to the doctor or hospital can be a daunting experience,  from choosing a physician and wading through dense paperwork to scrutinizing long lists of treatment side effects. To help you wade through the process, Time magazine posted a slideshow of 10 Medical Missteps. It offers some pretty eye-opening suggestions and warnings about common medicines, being informed, navigating the system and things you shouldn’t ignore when it comes to everyday health.