Millions of Americans stay hush-hush about illnesses and women, more so than men, often keep their lips sealed when it comes to health problems. But keeping quiet can be costly to your health. Natural health expert Christine Horner, MD, author of the book Radiant Health, Ageless Beauty, says diseases like breast cancer, depression or a HPV diagnosis can carry a lot of stigma, which causes women to want to hide their diagnosis. But she says being secretive and in the dark about your health status will only hurt you in the end because the stress of not knowing what to do and having no support, will only cause the condition to escalate.
For more information, visit Dr. Horner's website.