Monthly Archives: March 2014

Why I hate Steak and BJ Day

On March 14, I learned of a new holiday known as Steak and BJ Day. Known as a humorous response to Valentine’s Day, the idea behind Steak and BJ Day is that women get all the attention on Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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The Joshua Hardy Case: Lessons Yet to Learn

When you have few options, clinical trials often seem like the best hope, but experimental treatments often offer little hope of therapeutic benefit.

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What Obamacare has done for me

When I first met my wife in 2007, she told me she was about to quit her job of 27 years in the oil and gas industry to pursue a career in family therapy. Quitting her job meant giving up … Continue reading

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