Your friend Jessica calls to tell you she went to see her family physician and he recommended she have a colonoscopy. Jessica tells you she doesn’t know what a colonoscopy is and she was too afraid to ask the doctor. She asks you to explain it to her.
2. Initial Post: Create a new thread and answer all three parts of the initial prompt below
- Explain what you would tell Jessica.
- Describe how your knowledge of medical terminology helped you determine what to say to Jessica.
- Describe a circumstance that knowledge of medical terminology could potentially be an advantage in your personal life.