Why some people don't like doctors

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  • 1 They don't like waiting

    Some people don't like going to the doctor because of the waiting period that they would have to go through in order to get an appointment.

  • 2 They don't want to know what's wrong

    Some people prefer to stay ignorant about what is wrong with them because if they know, they would have to do something about it.

  • 3 They don't like paying money

    A lot of people don't like paying so much money to get an appointment with a doctor. That is due to the fact that doctors often make a lot of money off their patients.

  • 4 Some doctors don't seem to care

    Some doctors don't seem to care about their patients, as they would rather make money off their sickness or disease. That repels a lot of people from doctor appointments.

  • 5 Some doctors don't show respect

    Some doctors don't show respect to their patients, making them feel humiliated because of some disease or some illness that had befallen them.

  • 6 Some people are too busy to go

    Some people are too busy to go to the doctor or to make an appointment. Just the idea of having a long wait on a busy schedule pushes them away from going.

  • 7 They think they don't need to

    Some people feel like they are too tough to go to the doctor. However, this is one of the reasons that they get sick more often.

  • 8 Some people think that nothing is wrong

    There is a group of people that doesn't think that there is anything wrong with them despite feeling tired or sick.

  • 9 They don't listen to advice

    Because some people are too stubborn to listen to advice, and when a doctor advises them to do something, they straight ahead ignore it.

  • 10 Some dislike being tested

    Some people dislike being tested by doctors, especially if it comes to physical examinations.

  • 11 They don't want to worry

    Some people don't want to worry about what might happen whether it is medication or surgery.

  • 12 They don't like medication

    Some people hate taking meds. This makes them stay away from doctors and hospitals all together.

  • 13 Some people are uneducated

    Heath education is something that not all people know about. Some people don't go to doctors because they don't know about complications and the importance of routine check ups.

  • 14 Because they are depressed

    Depression is a factor that is associated with suicidal tendencies. While not going to a doctor is not one, the lack of care for one's health can be associated with depression.