Category Archives: Health

Nosocomial Empathy

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=cDDWvj_q-o8]   The Cleveland Clinic isn’t just great because of their technical expertise… Advertisements

Nosocomial Empathy

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=cDDWvj_q-o8]   The Cleveland Clinic isn’t just great because of their technical expertise…

Yes, gun control. But also, mental health.

Yes, gun control. Obviously gun control. There is no way around that discussion. But also, what about mental health? We need to work towards keeping people out of the position where they would resort to killing in the first place.

Yes, gun control. But also, mental health.

Yes, gun control. Obviously gun control. There is no way around that discussion. But also, what about mental health? We need to work towards keeping people out of the position where they would resort to killing in the first place.

SCOTUS FTW

Thursday morning I woke up to a text from a friend informing me of the surprise decision by the Supreme Court to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). I proceeded to spend the rest of the morning

SCOTUS FTW

Thursday morning I woke up to a text from a friend informing me of the surprise decision by the Supreme Court to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). I proceeded to spend the rest of the morning

Sunburn Basics from Korduroy TV

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/41601463] If you’re a big surfer, you’ve probably seen surf videos on Korduroy. I got turned onto this website by my friend and surfing-enthusiast Lane. He also shared this video with me after I had talked to him about how

Sunburn Basics from Korduroy TV

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/41601463] If you’re a big surfer, you’ve probably seen surf videos on Korduroy. I got turned onto this website by my friend and surfing-enthusiast Lane. He also shared this video with me after I had talked to him about how

Jake’s Story

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/43377992] In December of 2011 I watched one of my good friends and teammates, Jake Hickman, drop out of the sky. Never in my life had I felt as terrified and helpless. Having to compete that day was rough to

Jake’s Story

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/43377992] In December of 2011 I watched one of my good friends and teammates, Jake Hickman, drop out of the sky. Never in my life had I felt as terrified and helpless. Having to compete that day was rough to

What are you putting on your skin?

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfq000AF1i8&feature=relmfu] I just finished doing a final presentation for my Medical Anthropology course on sunscreen. The assignment was to design a public health campaign. Rather than going where you might think and encouraging people to wear sunscreen, we looked at

What are you putting on your skin?

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfq000AF1i8&feature=relmfu] I just finished doing a final presentation for my Medical Anthropology course on sunscreen. The assignment was to design a public health campaign. Rather than going where you might think and encouraging people to wear sunscreen, we looked at