While there’s some evidence that hugs are psychologically beneficial, for clinicians and US presidential hopefuls they can be open to misinterpretation and may outright land you in trouble. Gold Coast surgeon Dr Rhea Liang took up the touchy issue recently with a simple Twitter question which, at time of writing, has had almost 700 responses; ...
Doctors hugging patients – yes or no?
By David Rowley
30 Apr 2019