Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Hippocratic Proctology?

Way too much medical-political news lately, from the taxation issues in Canada to the fiasco in the U.S. Senate. Thought I'd lighten the mood with some historical fiction. Ever wonder what teaching rounds might have looked like in the time of Hippocrates?

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Taking A Time Out

A brutally busy month of June has left my brain-tank on empty. I'm still easily reached on e-mail, Facebook, and Twitter, but no new blog posts expected in July.


Sunday, June 18, 2017

Hey, A Cross-Post!

Healthcare and Humanity, a website with some terrific reader-contributed stories from the healthcare trenches, solicited doctors' "origin stories". I guarantee you mine ain't like the others:
"Realizing that your place in life is to serve as a poster child for bad career counseling is disheartening to say the least, but it’s also somewhat liberating." 
Spoiler alert - it's got another excerpt from the book. Enjoy!

Why I did (but shouldn’t have) become a doctor…