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To anonymous. . . was posted 03/23/1997 11:03 pm by Pam Acosta
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First of all. First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD pr First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, an First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, and he ended up performing all of the tests that I was requesting ( which he first had stated were very expensive and unneccess ary. Anything having to do with an HMO????) I didn't First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, and he ended up performing all of the tests that I was requesting ( which he first had stated were very expensive and unneccess ary. Anything having to do with an HMO????) I didn't stop! My mom's doctor too, told us there was nothing that could be done and to let him know when the pain comes! And worst of all this guy was the Director of the local Cance First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, and he ended up performing all of the tests that I was requesting ( which he first had stated were very expensive and unneccess ary. Anything having to do with an HMO????) I didn't stop! My mom's doctor too, told us there was nothing that could be done and to let him know when the pain comes! And worst of all this guy was the Director of the local Cancer Care Center! We immediately switched doctors and found a wonderfully caring doctor who helped my mom get through the next few months of her life, and even came to my mom's house t First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, and he ended up performing all of the tests that I was requesting ( which he first had stated were very expensive and unneccess ary. Anything having to do with an HMO????) I didn't stop! My mom's doctor too, told us there was nothing that could be done and to let him know when the pain comes! And worst of all this guy was the Director of the local Cancer Care Center! We immediately switched doctors and found a wonderfully caring doctor who helped my mom get through the next few months of her life, and even came to my mom's house the day before she died. Don't ever assume that doctor's know it all. I have plenty of friends who are doctors and they tell me all of the time that if a doctor displays an eg First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, and he ended up performing all of the tests that I was requesting ( which he first had stated were very expensive and unneccess ary. Anything having to do with an HMO????) I didn't stop! My mom's doctor too, told us there was nothing that could be done and to let him know when the pain comes! And worst of all this guy was the Director of the local Cancer Care Center! We immediately switched doctors and found a wonderfully caring doctor who helped my mom get through the next few months of her life, and even came to my mom's house the day before she died. Don't ever assume that doctor's know it all. I have plenty of friends who are doctors and they tell me all of the time that if a doctor displays an ego or a "I'm the doctor, I know" attitude, immediately change doctors!!! And by the way, I discovered all of my information on the subject of PC right here on th is board and on the First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, and he ended up performing all of the tests that I was requesting ( which he first had stated were very expensive and unneccess ary. Anything having to do with an HMO????) I didn't stop! My mom's doctor too, told us there was nothing that could be done and to let him know when the pain comes! And worst of all this guy was the Director of the local Cancer Care Center! We immediately switched doctors and found a wonderfully caring doctor who helped my mom get through the next few months of her life, and even came to my mom's house the day before she died. Don't ever assume that doctor's know it all. I have plenty of friends who are doctors and they tell me all of the time that if a doctor displays an ego or a "I'm the doctor, I know" attitude, immediately change doctors!!! And by the way, I discovered all of my information on the subject of PC right here on th is board and on the internet, where there are many doctors who donate their time in helping us all and will answer your questions and concerns within 24 hours! This board is a blessing and we should a First of all. . .Teri is right - if you have the nerve to call something like that "silly", have the nerve to use your name and not make an anonymous posting. You're right, the info WOULD probably annoy the doctor! But who cares? I was constantly providing info to my mom's doctor, who continually made remarks about my getting info from the internet. But I persisted, and he ended up performing all of the tests that I was requesting ( which he first had stated were very expensive and unneccess ary. Anything having to do with an HMO????) I didn't stop! My mom's doctor too, told us there was nothing that could be done and to let him know when the pain comes! And worst of all this guy was the Director of the local Cancer Care Center! We immediately switched doctors and found a wonderfully caring doctor who helped my mom get through the next few months of her life, and even came to my mom's house the day before she died. Don't ever assume that doctor's know it all. I have plenty of friends who are doctors and they tell me all of the time that if a doctor displays an ego or a "I'm the doctor, I know" attitude, immediately change doctors!!! And by the way, I discovered all of my information on the subject of PC right here on th is board and on the internet, where there are many doctors who donate their time in helping us all and will answer your questions and concerns within 24 hours! This board is a blessing and we should all be grateful to people like Dr. Hruban and his staff for proving it to us! Enough Said. . .

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