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...In order to do this successfully, it helps to have a solid relationship built on trust. Knowledge of the person's likes and dislikes, his or her work history, marriage status, children and life in general can be helpful. It is trust, however, that is essential, and a trusting connection is something that a physician may find hard to establish in a few office visits. That kind of relationship depends on the heart as much as the brain and often comes in a relationship that is formed over time.

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