Time Alone with your Doctor

Your Health Minute

Doctors urged to offer young teens more confidential time with them.

In Your Health Minute,

New Research from Columbia University reveals only half of teens and young adults have had time alone with their doctor.

That’s despite professional guidelines that recommend young people have access to confidential services.

The study also found teens who did get private time with a doctor were more positive about regular screenings, vaccinations and counseling.

 

Categories: Ask The Doctor, Dee Armstrong

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