A doctor’s attitude toward his older patients
At first we thought it was funny when the doctor said, “Fatigue. That’s a tough one. At 75-years-young, your chronic conditions are catching up with you, sapping your energy.”
That was the end of exploring the presenting problem at my husband’s twice a year primary care visit.
On the way out to the parking lot, we said we’d like to be bugs on the wall when, 25 years from now, someone says …