Tag Archives: medicine

Chances are you know a woman with endometriosis

  Well, I’m pretty jet-lagged! I returned yesterday from Stanford University, where I was a guest and speaker at an international medical conference, Stanford Medicine X. Having the chance to connect with such a wide range of stakeholders in healthcare and medicine — including other patients— was remarkable. Not only were the professional connections invaluable, […]

CPR and Basic First Aid Should Be a High School Graduation Requirement

In the wake of that insane 70+ car pile up on I-95 North yesterday, I was especially moved by the account of the off-duty EMT who started triaging folks and no doubt saved a few lives/limbs. I’m astounded that no one died. Whenever there’s a potential ‘mass casualty’ event I ask myself if, with the […]