Being aware of these things could greatly increase doctor-patient relationship. If a doctor is more personable, the patient will be more willing to listen to them. If the doctor has higher expectations of the patient (either in the procedure being done or recovery time) the patient will do better and try to meet those expectations. It's simple psychology, really.
How Food Affects Mental Health, From Depression To Insomnia
You are what you eat; but more than than, your brain is very much what you eat, at least according to mounting evidence from scientists. A new collection of five studies published by Clinical Psychological Science this month highlights the diversity