When You Find a Physician You Trust

December 19, 2013
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Do you remember the scene in Star Wars VI: Return of the Jedi, when Luke Skywalker tells the Emperor, “your overconfidence is your weakness,” to which the Emperor quipped, “and your faith in your friends is yours.” Well, Luke was right, and that is what led to the Emperor’s ultimate downfall. But the Emperor...

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Health Myths vs. Fact

April 24, 2013
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You need to drink 8 glasses of water a day to be healthy.  Just don’t swim after eating, as you may mysteriously drown… even in the shallow water.  While you are at it, cover your head, because 3/4 of the heat escapes that way, and if you get too cold, you may catch a...

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To Flu Shot, or Not to Flu Shot

January 16, 2013
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My 7 year old daughter likes to think she can manipulate me.  Maybe she can.  So when it came time for the flu shot, she put on her most adorable face, and said in the saddest voice, “I don’t want to get a flu shot.”  Being the sympathetic father, I gave her a hug,...

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