Medicalese or What Did My Doctor Say?
Ever leave the doctor's office not understanding what your physician was talking about during the appointment? You are not alone. As I am sure you are aware, physicians and medical personnel have their very own language. Let's call it medicalese. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) "nearly 9 out of 10 adults may lack many of the skills necessary to sufficiently manage their health." A patient can be highly educated and still not understand the language their d