Life Sustaining - The Impact of Bariatric Surgery
Bariatric surgery is not a quick fix. It is a tool to changing ones relationship to food.
A Physician Mom Who Became A "Professional" Patient
As a neonatologist, I wanted my patients' families to trust me. I was trained to take care of their vulnerable newborns. So, as a patient, I thought the best course of action was to trust my own physicians, their diagnosis and "expertise" until that faith in them lead to a stroke that would end my own career. Bias in medicine exists. I believe we should talk about it! Everyday is a new day to take action to preserve and improve our heath and wellbeing.