Empathy Unplugged

April 4, 2013 by celia

Empathy.  It’s something all of us would agree is a valuable—and often missing—component of care.  So when (more…)

Hope As A Vital Sign

March 11, 2013 by celia

Doctors caring for patients facing incurable illness often feel pressure to come up with a “miracle” treatment. But what if (more…)

Inviting Doctors to Tell Difficult Truths

February 21, 2013 by celia

“There’s almost always, in every medical circumstance, one more thing we can try,” says Dr. Julie Bynum. But  (more…)