The NEJM letter to the young female physician, and some thoughts of my own

I decided to start a pinterest group board for pinning articles and images about empowerment of female physicians, the facts of mom doc life, and inspiration for women in medicine.  I created the thing and then went on to search for applicable pins, and would you believe it (she says sarcastically, because YES you would … Continue reading The NEJM letter to the young female physician, and some thoughts of my own

Advice for friends and family of people with depression: 5 things to consider

It's world mental health day!  So, let's discuss depression. Anywhere from 3 to 17% of the world's population suffers from it, with US being one of the highest.  That is a lot of people!  It leads me to wonder a) why the difference in prevalence and b) why did we not hear about depression as … Continue reading Advice for friends and family of people with depression: 5 things to consider