Put On a Happy Face

                Yesterday, I headed over to Golden Palms to do some nursing home rounds.  I pulled out the piano and played a set of old-time songs.  At one point, I found myself...

Moo Much

I have taken up the Ukulele this month. I have a show in 4 weeks and plan to use my new toy in our Christmas production (we are...

Happy Thanksgiving 2018

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!! It seems I am always at the HEB grocery when the Living God demonstrates His mighty love. "Taste and see that the Lord is good!" Psalm 34:8 Today, it was in...

Why Life?

“I love you, Santa Claus,” she giggled as she gave me a bear hug. “Why do you call him Santa Claus?” A medical student asked. “He was once Santa Claus, but I knew...

70.3 in Monterrey, Mexico

70.3 in Monterrey or ½ Iron, ½ Rhabdo Monterrey, Mexico.  A weekend of perfect weather, beautiful scenery, and the Iron Man 70.3 competition. I had never done a triathlon or any swimming competition...

RACE RIOT!

“There is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.” Proverbs18:24 Except when it comes to the half Ironman. I have exceptional colleagues at our residency program.  We have been together through thick...

You’re Not Published?

From the Editors “You’re not published?” He asked, with raised eyebrows. “And you want to be a program director?” Raised eyebrows…and laughter. “What are you people doing down in Texas?” Raised eyebrows,...

Clinic Research

Opioid Crisis

Martine Seudeal, MD Robert Cannon, PhD   What are opioids? Opioids are a class of drugs, composed of chemical compounds that act on mu, kappa, and delta-opioid receptors...

Postpartum Blues

HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Case Report