Monthly Archives: July 2009

Do Doctors Take the Hippocratic Oath Too Seriously?

  According to one health policy advisor, Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, the brother of White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel. they do.  Savings, he writes, will require changing how doctors think about their patients:  Doctors take the Hippocratic Oath too … Continue reading

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Why Be a Feminist?

  I was reading a blog  this morning that pointed out that the Bible “exalts women far above what the feminists have. It spoke of women, 4,000 years ago, of honor, dignity, rare jewels, and strength. Why would we want to … Continue reading

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Great Quotes~

  Creativity is a type of learning process where the teacher and pupil are located in the same individual. – Albert Einstein       The schools ain’t what they used to be, and never was. – Will Rogers   … Continue reading

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To Your Health!

  Provoking Thought put this video up, and it is such a wonderful response to SICKO that I thought I’d add it to this post.  Even if you don’t have time to watch it all, do check out a couple … Continue reading

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Do You Tip Your Bagger?

  Just a snapshot from my day that I keep thinking about… I went to the local grocery store to buy some bread for supper at the last minute this evening, so I was standing in line behind about eight … Continue reading

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Sick, Indeed

  Yes, we watched another documentary.  This time, Sicko, which is a marvelous example of the power of propaganda.  If you were to watch this with no prior knowledge and not a great deal of discernment, you would be totally … Continue reading

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Cherries!

  Today my son-in-law was helping a friend shake cherries, and they invited us to go into the orchard and glean after they were finished.  It was a fascinating thing to watch, and I wish so much I had taken … Continue reading

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