Doctor, Doctor

Urban legends about doctors.

We worship doctors both for their medical knowledge and their power over life and death, thus anything uttered by a physician we take to heart. But sometimes our idols have feet of clay.

Red bullet The son of child care expert Dr. Benjamin Spock killed himself.

Yellow bullet Proponent of the low carbohydrate diet Dr. Robert Atkins died of a heart attack.

Green bullet Sexpert Dr. Ruth Westheimer served as a sniper in Israel.

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