Monthly Archives: October 2011

Cancer screening

Roger Ebert, a survivor of thyroid cancer, reflects on two new films and his own experiences with illness –  50/50 and Restless. We need films like this. They help us deal with life, not death. There is a film that … Continue reading

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Filed under Cancer, Film

Rituals are about transformation

Abraham Verghese, physician and author, beautifully advocates for the restoration of the physical exam. via Scopeblog

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Filed under Education, Physician authors, Physician-patient relationship