Go Pink

This post is a little different than my usual, but since it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I thought addressing typical patient questions would be more appropriate. Back to my regularly scheduled stories coming soon.   Hey ladies! And you gents too! Everyone is affected by breast cancer, either personally or by a family member or friend.… Continue reading Go Pink

Too Close for Comfort

After working for months with the editors, I am proud to say I am the featured writer this week in Pulse, voices from the heart of medicine. Here is the essay : Too Close for Comfort In addition, I also have a piece published in this month’s More Voices section, the topic being “tough choices.” See… Continue reading Too Close for Comfort

Birth Plan

While cramming in the miles before my 9th Detroit Free Press marathon next month, it’s not surprising thoughts of how my personal and work life overlap came to mind.    Giving birth and running a marathon. They are two seemingly different entities, but really have many similarities. The inevitable pain, the highs, the lows, the… Continue reading Birth Plan

Overcoming Fear

Hi readers! I have needed to take some time off posting blogs. This summer has been filled with travel, family, beginnings and endings – many adventures to write about :). I’m back at it and just had a short piece published in Pulse – More Voices. Here is the link : https://pulsevoices.org/index.php/pulse-more-voices/afraid/1144-overcoming-fear. More to come soon.