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Posts in category “Medical”

Be Careful Which Therapist You Pick

The Catholic writer and apologist Dawn Eden, who endured sexual abuse as …

Posted April 21st, 2014

Happy Birthday, Epstein-Barr Virus

  To observe today’s 50th anniversary of the discovery of the Epstein-Barr …

Posted March 23rd, 2014

Owen Suskind, The Moviegoer

You have to read this. You have to. It’s a long story …

Posted March 8th, 2014

Scott Stossel’s High Anxiety

Here’s a long, worthwhile piece by the Atlantic‘s Scott Stossel, who writes …

Posted December 31st, 2013

Life Unworthy Of Life

Belgium is about to cross an important line: Belgium took a big …

Posted December 13th, 2013

Intense World Syndrome

Neuroscientists Henry and Kamila Markham have come up with a new theory …

Posted December 12th, 2013

Healthcare.gov: The Preliminary Autopsy

The New York Times goes inside the Iran hostage crisis the Obamacare …

Posted November 23rd, 2013

Healing Places, Thin Places

One of you forwarded me a link to a Krista Tippett interview …

Posted November 1st, 2013

‘The End Of Antibiotics, Period’

Dr. Arjun Srinivasan, associate director of the Centers for Disease Control and …

Posted October 26th, 2013

Fatty Fatty Toad Boy Nation

Max Pemberton, a British physician, is sick and tired of coddling obese …

Posted October 11th, 2013

That’s Not Autism

Therapist Enrico Gnaulati contends that we are overdiagnosing autism spectrum disorder. Excerpts: …

Posted October 2nd, 2013

Justin & Lauren Shelton: Weight-Loss Heroes

Between the two of them, this couple lost over 500 pounds. How’d …

Posted September 16th, 2013

The Mystery Of Collective Obesity

Why are people around the world so much fatter today than ever …

Posted August 28th, 2013

The Crack In The Teacup

Here’s what I did today: 1. Woke up, had coffee and breakfast. …

Posted August 10th, 2013

NDE And Reality

Over the weekend my parents told me they watched something on TV …

Posted August 5th, 2013

Unstoppable Fat

Bariatric physician Karen Hitchcock admits that she no longer knows what to …

Posted June 3rd, 2013

Mono And Despair

As most of you know, I’m still struggling with a relapse of …

Posted May 19th, 2013