Health Care

A Modest Proposal for Drug Scheduling

I ain’t got no home, I’m just a-roamin’ ’round, Just a wandrin’ worker, I go from town to town. And the police make it hard wherever I may go And I ain’t got no home in this world anymore I am pretty sure Woody Guthrie was not singing about the Controlled Substances Act, but his… Read more »

“Is Your Pain a 7 or a 10?”

My brother-in-law Vincent is now off on a short hospital stay due to an infection. Decades of morbid obesity compromised the circulation to his legs. He’s thus susceptible to chronic infections and sores that require IV antibiotics and other interventions. The hospital nursing staff has been quite kind. Vincent is having a good stay, made… Read more »