Category Archives: My Two Cents

Toddlers, Tiaras, and Trouble

It is without question that the western world is obsessed (if not paranoid) with body image and how we physically present ourselves to the world.  Idealized body types and figures are perhaps one of the foremost priority in our minds … Continue reading

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Sliced and Diced – Understanding Weight Loss Surgery

Due to the alarming rise of obesity more and more people are suffering from debilitating and potentially life threatening illnesses related to increased weight.  For many people diets, exercise, and healthy eating is a challenge, not because of their lack … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Sex

You don’t have to look very far these days to find a graphic description of what “sexy” is.  Turn on the T.V, the internet, or just walk down the street, and you’re constantly bombarded with sexually explicit images of people … Continue reading

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Mind, Body, and Spirit

I recently had a very interesting and inspirational conversation with my younger brother about health in a spiritual context.  As a doctor, I’m often absorbed in the biological, chemical, and physiological aspects of health.  I do believe however, that the … Continue reading

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