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The Difference Between Healing and Curing

In Part 1 of this 4 part blog series ("Is is your fault is you can't heal yourself?") I talked about how it’s ludicrous to blame anyone for getting – or staying sick. In Part 2, I talked about the imp…

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Is It Your Fault If You Can’t Heal Yourself? – Part 3

In Part 1 of this 4 part blog series, I discussed how there’s no place for blame, shame or guilt in any healing conversation, and nobody should ever feel like it’s their fault if they’re sick. In Part…

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Growing and Cooking with Super-Nutritious Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes, in my mind, might just be the world's most perfect food. They're fun to grow (digging them at the end of a growing season is like finding buried treasure) and they're top-notch when it…

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The Difference Between Healing and Curing

Welcome back to The Pink Medicine blog series, wherein I share with you my vision for a new type of health care model, a model I call “Pink Medicine.” In a recent post, The Difference Between Sick…

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Why I’m Angry At Doctors

Over the summer, I wrote a love letter to doctors intended to help me release some of the charge I still feel regarding the way doctors have treated me throughout my medical training and in my o…

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The Difference Between Curing and Healing

The Origins of Pain I saw a patient today who inspired me - let’s call her Sally. She suffers from a host of medical conditions that threaten to rob you of your mojo - fibromyalgia, chronic fatig…

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