Family & Disease

Surprise! I have cancer.

Posted by on Jun 26, 2014 in Cancer Care, Family & Disease | 13 comments

Surprise!  I have cancer.

“What breast cancer?”

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Finding hegira from cancer

Posted by on Apr 5, 2014 in Cancer Care, Family & Disease | 6 comments

Finding hegira from cancer

We must create perspective.

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Against the odds

Posted by on Mar 30, 2014 in Cancer Care, Family & Disease | 4 comments

Against the odds

Again and again.

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Not just a patient

Posted by on Feb 13, 2014 in Family & Disease | 7 comments

Not just a patient

..an extension of the sick role.

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Kicking the widow

Posted by on Dec 13, 2013 in End of Life, Family & Disease | 14 comments

Kicking the widow

“The airplane killed him.”

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VCW Reunion

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Cancer Care, Family & Disease | 10 comments

VCW Reunion

They teach us that life is miraculous.

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Goodbye in the mist

Posted by on Aug 20, 2013 in Cancer Care, Family & Disease, General Medicine | 26 comments

Goodbye in the mist

...cancer ravages and he will soon die.

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Zach faced death to find life

Posted by on May 26, 2013 in Community, Family & Disease | 6 comments

Zach faced death to find life

Clouds, by Zach Sobiech

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100% Inconclusive

Posted by on Jan 1, 2013 in Family & Disease | 7 comments

100%  Inconclusive

If the physician has really “laid down the law”, helping can become impossible.

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A tattoo on the brain

Posted by on Sep 7, 2012 in Cancer Care, Family & Disease | 18 comments

A tattoo on the brain

We must understand that medicine often causes deep injury beyond that of the flesh.

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