Day: August 16, 2019

Adolescent health
Anxiety and Depression
Mental Health
Parenting
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Teens and confidentiality

When my primary care patients reach high school age, or sometimes before, I kick their parents out of the exam room. I don’t do it right at the beginning of the visit. I meet with them both first, to see what the parents are worried about (teens don’t always tell me), and to get updated […]

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