Posts Tagged ‘ health care ’

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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Why I Can’t Watch TV

November 25, 2013
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We live in times of great change. Nowhere has that been more evident than in the world of media. Some of it is great, some good, some not so good. Television was one of the guilty pleasures of my youth. My parents put a TV in my room and I rarely had to leave...

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MPTF’s “True North”: An “Ah Ha!” moment by Bob Beitcher

November 7, 2013
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I frequently hear about organizations trying to find their “true north” and wondered what it really meant.  A few weeks ago, I had my “Ah Ha!” moment about MPTF. The true north?  Well, in the last 6 months now, MPTF has held a Healthcare Summit (Exploring Opportunities in the Changing Environment) and a Women’s...

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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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