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No Guarantee

No Guarantee The past week left me with many challenges, most of which are beyond the scope of my blog. It’s not that these challenges would be inappropriate to write about. It’s just that no one wants to read a ten-page discussion about anything. And, I don’t have the time to write ten pages. Jordan B. Peterson, Ph.D. is someone everyone should get to know. He is a thinker. He was a celebrated professor at Harvard and the University of Toronto.  He connects... Read More
at Tuesday, June 5, 2018
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Expert Opinions

Expert Opinions Last week, my uncle was admitted to a large teaching hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan for a blood clot in his leg, extending up into one of his pelvic veins. My cousin notified me of his admission. She asked my advice on what treatment would be appropriate for him. Sounds simple enough, right? Standard treatment for a blood clot should not be so difficult. Wrong! My uncle, as well as my brother, suffer from a rare illness called HHT: Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia... Read More
at Tuesday, May 29, 2018
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It's Complicated

It’s Complicated An established patient revealed she had visited a naturopathic physician as she explained the changes in her supplements and prescription medicines on her treatment record. She was surprised that I did not dismiss the ideas and constructs that her naturopath promoted. She believed the changes were necessary since her worldview of health held a special place for natural healing. In her mind, any natural medicine is better than anything synthetic. The patient’s... Read More
at Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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