What Physicians do

A typical day in the life of a doctor (Hospitalist): Go to work, get on the medical chart to start reviewing what was done overnight for the 15 patients in your care. You have to do this because you got off at 6pm the day before. You have to see if the tests you ordered…

How to love people you don’t really like.

Love… Most of us, whether we know it or not equate love with feelings of love. Why do we do this though? Love is eternal and feelings are not. The bible did say in 1st Corinthians 13 that faith and hope will pass away but love remains forever. Feelings are fickle. I went to clothing…

Taming your reflexes

Reflexes are actions we take without thinking. It happens in seconds; in the blink of an eye. Reflexes are protective. When you inhale something irritating, the reflex action is to sneeze. When you touch a hot pan, you retrieve your fingers in a split second. Reflexes can be difficult and almost impossible to control. It’d…

Pride is why

Pride, and the love for human praise drives a lot of what we do, whether we know it or not. We strive to show people what we have done by our strength, our resources, or creativity to earn their praise. Why? Pride is why. Remember the tower of Babel? What was the motive behind it?…

Getting from point A to point B

If I were to ask you where you see yourself in 5 years, what would you say? Let me guess…? “I would have finished my degree by then and be working at my dream job” “In five years, I hope to be married with kids.” “I will own my home by then.” Our dreams for the…