Your Doctor's Political Views Could Affect Medical Advice
A new study found political leanings may affect the way doctors treat patients.By Ryan Biek | October 4, 2016
Who is your doctor voting for? A physician's political opinion could affect their medical advice.
Researchers from Yale University presented hypothetical cases to doctors around the country with different political affiliations.
When the fake medical issues weren't political –– like obesity, depression or alcohol abuse –– Republican and Democratic doctors had similar levels of concern and gave similar medical advice.