With the holiday season behind us, it’s a good time for reflection. Take a step back and think for just a few minutes about what matters most. Carve out some time in your busy, hectic schedule for five minutes. Just five. Ask yourself, what could I do that might be helpful to another person, my
You don’t think about it until you have to: retirement. As the time creeps closer, the questions keep popping up from your family and friends. When are you going to retire? What are you going to do after you retire? As a physician, the first thing that comes to mind is, Why would I retire?
As a physician, I've prescribed thousands of doses of narcotics for pain. It's a responsibility I take seriously. Opioids, including prescription opioids and heroin, killed more than 33,000 people in 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention — more than any year on record. Nearly half of all opioid overdose deaths