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The Double-Edged Sword Of Hope

9/4/11 – I’ve taken care of many patients with cancer throughout my career, but one in particular stands out in my mind, a forty-year-old journalist who came to me with a diagnosis…Read More

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Delivering Bad News

2/8/09 – My heart began pounding as I listened to the sound of the dial tone in my ear. After three rings a woman answered groggily and hesitantly, “H-hello?” “Mrs. Peterson?” I…Read More