• A Doctor Didn't Take My Symptoms Seriously, and Then I Went Blind

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    I was in an important meeting at work when I first noticed the pain in my right eye. I figured it was a stray eyelash, but when I finally made it to the bathroom after the meeting, I couldn't find anything. The white of my eye was red and irritated, though - which made sense, given how much I had rubbed it at that point - so I decided to take out my contact lenses and wear my glasses instead.
    I could barely keep my eye open when I stepped outside at the end of the workday. The sun was bright, which caused my eye to tear up like crazy. I had to keep it closed in order to drive, which I...
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  • Online pain and mood symptom self-management works better when coupled with clinician telecare

    Online pain and mood symptom self-management works better when coupled with clinician telecare

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    Pain is the most common physical symptom for which adults seek medical attention in the United States, while anxiety and depression are the most common mental health symptoms for which adults visit a doctor. Drugs, especially opioids, may not be the only or best therapy.
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