“Notes from a Healer” — An Unhappy Triad

Behind the boy’s name on the schedule a note is appended: “follow up ER visit.”  No additional information is given.

I recognize the boy’s name.  He is the only son in a family of five children. Like most Egyptian boys, he reveres professional soccer.  He’s actually a good player himself, adept at maneuvering the ball down the field and drilling the goal. more»

My latest installment of Notes from a HealerAn Unhappy Triad — is now online, newly published in the Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine.

The Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine is an online journal fostering discussion about the culture of medicine, medical care, and experiences of illness. Interested readers can access a list of editorial board members and regular contributors here.

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