Family & Disease

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 | 19 comments

A tattoo on the brain

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

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A bird’s silent song

Posted by on Aug 10, 2012 in Family & Disease | 9 comments

A bird’s silent song

Is this a story of the spirit of man, or the spirit of god? I do not know.

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Keeping away the doctor

Posted by on Jul 13, 2012 in Family & Disease, General Medicine | 8 comments

Keeping away the doctor

…the dreaded bed alarm

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Patient, don’t heal thyself

Posted by on Jul 3, 2012 in Family & Disease, General Medicine | 3 comments

Patient, don’t heal thyself

When patients take medical matters into their own hands, strange things may occur.

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