The patient-doctor relationship needs repair

The patient-doctor relationship has evolved over centuries. In ancient times health was determined by mystical forces or the mythological gods. The Greeks had Zeus, Apollo and Asclepius. The Romans adopted Aesculapius and revered Mercury and his healing wand - The Caduceus.In modern times, the sick appeal to their healing divinities, seek alternates trained in unscientific traditional methods or those schooled in the latest science.In the U.S., the strongly bonded patient- [...]
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