Archive for November, 2008

What Is International Medicine?

Friday, November 7th, 2008 |

International medicine is a term that excites many health care professionals, often touching on dreams we experienced very early in our careers. But the term also has a variety of meanings to different individuals for nations, and communities within nations, are so varied in health status, health resources, and underlying culture and policy. As a […]

Therapeutic Giving

Saturday, November 1st, 2008 |

The days of winter are becoming darker, shorter, and colder. With them grows within us a sense of gloom. Bad financial news is rampant both at work and at home, causing us to sense an undercurrent of anxiety, even fear. Holidays are approaching, and we know we’re ‘supposed’ to be joyful, but we just cannot […]