Nurses’ Brutal Honesty Carries Heavy Burden

Nurses’ Brutal Honesty Carries Heavy Burden

The U.S. recognizes National Nurses Week each year from May 6-12. At no time in our recent history have we been reminded how important this profession is like we have over the last year. Nurses are more than essential; they are one of the most respected professions....
Good or Bad Applies More to People Than Professions

Good or Bad Applies More to People Than Professions

By the nature of the work, some occupations have a continuous, negative impact on society. Think of the unscrupulous payday lenders who exploit vulnerable working people with abusive interest rates, which the Bible soundly condemns, or manipulative phone scammers who...
The Labor Day Paradox: A Day of Not-Work

The Labor Day Paradox: A Day of Not-Work

I have always fancied myself a bit on the lazy side for a physician. Sure, I called it “work-life balance” or “prioritizing family,” but secretly I always suspected I just don’t like to work as much as my colleagues do. My decision to do an infectious diseases...