Avoid a slow death by being born

2018-07-11T05:54:03+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Inspirational|

Not so long ago I met a fine pediatrician in New York. I was in my favorite city to talk about physician wellness. Ron is a great clinician and an academic doctor who teaches at [...]

SURVIVING A FATAL HEART CONDITION

2014-05-17T16:01:00+00:00 May 17th, 2014|Inspirational|

  It has been said that life is a string of lessons, one after another. I experienced, first hand, that when there were four co-incidences over the past few months, they were not [...]

How Many Regrets do You Have?

2014-02-26T10:00:55+00:00 February 26th, 2014|Inspirational|

As I listen to the many stories I hear in my clinic I am struck by how common it is for people to have regrets. When they look back they wish they had the chance [...]

Don’t Take your Gift

2014-02-22T14:37:44+00:00 February 22nd, 2014|Inspirational|

There is a well-known  Buddhist story which I often use in my clinic when I try to encourage patients. The story is about a man who came shouting angrily at Buddha. However, Buddha remained unaffected [...]