When it comes to your health, every question matters. Here’s a helpful guide on what to ask your doctor at your next checkup.

You’ve seen the doctor, received a diagnosis and discussed a plan for moving forward. But are there other things you can do to take charge of your health?

Two family medicine physicians, Sharon Orrange, MD, associate professor of medicine, and Rose Taroyan, MD, assistant professor of clinical medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, offer questions to help you start a conversation with your doctor.

1. Can I reduce the dosage on my prescription medications or stop taking them entirely?

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