Life & Health

Diagnosis: Drowning in oil

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in Featured, Life & Health | 3 comments

Diagnosis: Drowning in oil

…a horror film

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Is it better to be hopeless?

Posted by on Jun 20, 2016 in Life & Health | 13 comments

Is it better to be hopeless?

Cease to hope…

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We are Pulse

Posted by on Jun 14, 2016 in Life & Health | 14 comments

We are Pulse

…a failed species?

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Food causes but cannot cure cancer

Posted by on Jun 6, 2016 in Cancer Care, Life & Health | 9 comments

Food causes but cannot cure cancer

cancer cells are your cells

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If it quacks, it’s a duck

Posted by on Apr 21, 2016 in General Medicine, Humor | 7 comments

If it quacks, it’s a duck

…this story gets embarrassing

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Healing hate

Posted by on Dec 17, 2015 in Life & Health | 6 comments

Healing hate

…hope for life.

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Terrorism is Cancer

Posted by on Nov 15, 2015 in Community, Featured, Life & Health | 2 comments

Terrorism is Cancer

…anger, pain and fear

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Family Photos

Posted by on Oct 1, 2015 in Cancer Care, End of Life, General Medicine, Life & Health | 4 comments

Family Photos

To cope with loss, oncologists simply forget. Perhaps, “forget” is not the right word. “Compartmentalize,” “separate” or simply “contain,” may be better. We put all those wonderful people who have died, all that suffering, all those lives, in a corner closet of our minds, close the door and lock them away. Perhaps. However, all those memories remain; they are part of me. Quietly, they change how I practice medicine, what I feel and how I live. Sometimes, they come back in remarkable ways. Almost three decades ago, when I finished training and...

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