There is nothing that induces more anxiety inside of me than getting a call from my doctor. Let's be real: Doctors don't call personally often. When they do, that means they have something to tell you. And 99 percent of the time, that something isn't good.
In a perfect, fabulous world -- we'd all be able to go to the doctor without concern; stepping foot in that office would mean all ailments, weird rashes, funky feeling stomach issues, and the lot would vanish. The harsh reality? They don't. Every single minute someone somewhere is walking in to see a doctor so they can diagnose, test, and check to see what's up.
But that followup phone call. It's the pits. Thus I present you with the 8 stages of freak-out that occur when your doctor calls: