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Tips on Preparing for a Doctor's Appointment

Kellie Haigh is 25 years old. She lives in Oxford, Iowa.

Going to a doctor’s appointment can be stressful.  It helps me if I prepare for the doctor’s appointment before I go.  Here are some tips on information that you need to get together before you go to the appointment.

You have prepared for the appointment, and now you are at the doctor’s office.  Here are some tips about the information that you want to get from your doctor during the appointment. 

You have the right to know these things before deciding whether or not to have the test. 

Resources:  See “KASA Surviving a Doctor’s Appointment” and “KASA Keeping Track of Health Care Information,” both available on the KASA website.

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