Articles written by me on Self-care and Palliative Medicine
On Self-Care & Palliative Medicine

Work and Health

Chief Concerns

“I may be President of the United States, but my private life is nobody’s damn business.” Chester A. Arthur During this past weekend, we have inaugurated a new President of the United States. While watching the ritual and celebration, we are hopeful that the next four years

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I’ve Got Rhythm

“I recommend that you take care of the minutes; for the hours will take care of themselves.” Lord Chesterfield 1694-1773 There’s an absolute rhythm to our bodies. Not just humans, but many animals (certainly all mammals) demonstrate behavioral and physiologic evidence of an innate 24 hour cycle.

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Labored Thoughts

“It’s true hard work never killed anybody, but I figured, why take the chance?” Ronald Reagan 1987 at Annual Gridiron Dinner On Labor Day 2000, it seems appropriate to discuss work and health. A celebration to honor the working class was first suggested by either Peter J.

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My Philosophy

(Latin: doceō, I teach) I learned in medical school that the word, doctor, comes from the Latin word for teacher. I hold that thought closely... read more

Hinesights on Health

These are articles I wrote while in private practice in the early 2000’s. These many years later, I still have folks who ask for links, so I’ve kept them active... read more