ethics / healthcare / medical

Transparency for Doctors

Transparency for the medical profession–much needed! We’re seeing more discussion about the role of doctors, their more-often-than-not inadequate relationships with patients, the lack of listening skills, ease of prescriptive action–whether unnecessary or inappropriate testing, drugs or even surgery.  At worst, the care is inept or the doctor has incentives to follow a regimen which is not ideal for that … Continue reading

art / Culture / Curiosities / Good News Stories / music

Lebanese Pianist Delights in Prague Airport

I love this idea of pianos appearing in public places around the world!  Of course the quality is far from ideal, but people with talent can provide a bit of spontaneous happy enjoyment for all.  What a wonderful gift–not to underestimated years of disciplined practice– to be able to play for people.  Continue reading