Invisible illnesses & how to make better health care choices: Talya Miron-Shatz, Ph.D. | mbg Podcast

Invisible illnesses & how to make better health care choices: Talya Miron-Shatz, Ph.D. | mbg Podcast

Welcome to the mindbodygreen podcast! Each week, host Jason Wachob, founder and co-CEO of mindbodygreen, engages in open, honest conversations with the people shaping the world of well-being. Today’s featured guest is Talya Miron-Shatz, Ph.D., a researcher, author, and medical decision-making expert.

“When you’re choosing a doctor, it’s important to feel connected to this person—you’re going to get better treatment and better health outcomes,” she says. In this episode, Miron-Shatz and Wachob discuss how to feel more empowered in your health, plus:

– How to Google health-related questions without spiraling
– How to navigate probabilities & percentages in health care
– Nonnegotiable qualities to look for in a doctor
– Why you should always ask your doctor for alternatives
– What to do if you feel dismissed by a health care professional

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