An oncologist discusses his observations about people who deal with a cancer diagnosis in a positive manner. He says they tend to do five specific things.
There are benefits to getting a second diagnosis. It can change not only your diagnosis, but your treatment plan too.
It makes sense to get a second opinion when you face a medical condition that is life-changing or even life-threatening, says Jonathan Schaffer, MD MBA, orthopaedic surgeon and Managing Director of the MyConsult® Online Medical Second Opinion program.
If you have fibroids and heavy, painful periods, a hysterectomy is not your only option. Get an overview of the less invasive options available.