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Taking a Hike

This weekend, we went camping in the Everglades. Florida in winter is the perfect time to go camping, as the weather isn’t too stifling and

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100 Years

Today was the 100th day that my son, Dylan, had been in school, so we dressed him up as if he were 100 years old.

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Under Pressure

Sixty-five year old Norman was accompanying his wife to her doctor’s appointment. That morning, he wasn’t quite feeling like himself. He was experiencing some mild

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The Holidaze

The holidays mean get-togethers and gatherings. Friends, family and coworkers congregate to enjoy the company of each other. There is the holiday work function, the

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Cold Feet

Jarrod, a sixty five year old patient, came in with a complaint of foot pain. Apparently, he went in for a pedicure about three weeks

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Unnatural Selection

I had an interesting conversation with my patient, Joe. Joe is a sixty seven year old white gentleman with a history of hyperlipidemia. Hyperlipidemia is

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A Bad Hair Year

I had a friend in med school named Jorge. He was a twenty-three year old overachiever, like most med students. The funny thing about Jorge

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Cursed

Peter was one of my favorite patients. He was a forty-six year old Romanian triathlete that competed in all sorts of fitness competitions. He was

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Trick or Treat

Dylan, my four year old, gets so excited around Halloween. He loves the idea of changing persona one day out of the year and getting

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Weighting

Since losing roughly 35 lbs over the past 2 years (yes, it took losing 35 lbs for people to actually notice that something has changed),

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Broken

On day one, she couldn’t move. Juana was a thirty-six year old friend of mine. Juana had a strong, Latin personality. She took pride in

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Head in the Clouds

Wake up. Drink coffee. Make breakfast for Dylan. Wake up Dylan. Feed Dylan. Dress Dylan. Shower. Brush teeth. Kiss wife. Drop off Dylan. Go to

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A Love Story

I have a sixty-eight year old patient named Carmen who has been smoking for the past forty years. I’ve been trying to convince her to

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Dementia Podcast

This month, I sat down with Dr. Stuart Gold who is a practicing neuropsychologist, and we discussed the topic of dementia. He has over 20

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