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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

THE EASTERLIES

The Easterlies! When Mr. Trump was elected, I was reminded of Vice President Chester A. Arthur - the Vermonter who spent his life serving a perverse political machine in...

Encouragement – a Balm in Gilead

He sat upright at the dining table.  His eyes were bright and his smile – beautiful.  93 years old.  A family physician for 51 years.  51 years.  Can you...

Clinic Research

Postpartum Blues

-Bruce Leibert, MD The Postpartum Blues (PPB) occur during the first ten postpartum days. This transient syndrome consists of fatigue, tearfulness, anxiety, depressed mood, restlessness,...

Opioid Crisis

HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Case Report