Why health insurance ≠ health care

Why health insurance ≠ health care

“My insurance company is so great! I just love calling them to get my medical bills paid for,” said no patient ever. Why health insurance doesn’t help you Have you ever wondered why, out of all the different areas in the service industry, health insurance is both the...
Add a Doctor to Your Family

Add a Doctor to Your Family

This picture was taken during John’s third year of residency. Our family was living in Jacksonville, FL, and during that year—not too long before this picture was taken, actually—I contracted appendicitis and had to have my appendix out. Elijah was 10 months...
Influenza is here 2019

Influenza is here 2019

WINTER 2019 INFLUENZA                                                                                                                                        Influenza is in full force this winter.  I’ve already seen it tear through one of our families.  Their...
Fight Night and Traumatic Brain Injuries

Fight Night and Traumatic Brain Injuries

“FIGHT NIGHT” Let’s talk about it. You only get one brain and it’s darn valuable. Some high schoolers in my area have been having “fight nights.” They put on boxing gloves and throw haymakers until someone gets knocked out. They create a mob-mentality with all the...