I've been sick with a cough and severe congestion for over a week now. I don't want to schedule a doctor's appointment because it's always a pain and they may not see me until another week or so ... but I don't know if I can last that long. I'm miserable. What can I do? -- Ill Ashley
Shuttling between several doctors? Dr. Laurie explains exactly how to protect yourself.
Displaying cheerfulness for those around us -- solely because they cannot handle the sadness of disease -- can cause more harm than good, Dr. Laurie writes.
... they know too much about you.
Dr. Laurie explains how small, easily-manageable changes to our daily activities can help us escape feeling trapped.
Seth witnesses an exchange in the men's room that he won't soon forget.