When a doctor calls, you should answer to his doctor

A doctor who is calling you to discuss an illness could be giving you false information.

In the new episode of “Frequent Flier,” we’re taking a look at the way doctors are using social media to spread misinformation.

We discuss how doctors use social media and whether they can be trusted to keep patients safe.

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Dr. Anthony Fauci is a professor of medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center.

He is also the host of the popular podcast “Frequency Flier” and co-founder of the nonprofit organization “Dr. Fliers”.

You can listen to the episode here. 

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