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…)


Teaching What Is Un-Teachable

February 27, 2013 by celia

Poet Emily Dickinson called death “the only One You cannot find out all about.” While modern medical education (more…)


A New Goal: To Thrive

February 13, 2013 by celia

In my last post, I asked whether a message of constant “positivity” might be silencing for patients who might need (more…)