On DACA

On DACA

When I came into the clinic yesterday morning, Manuel was looking at his phone. That is not what he would normally be doing. He’s a great employee – when I see him first thing in the morning, he’s invariably getting patients ready with a joyful...
Charlottesville

Charlottesville

I graduated from the University of Virginia in 1976. I had not been back to visit until last fall when I took my wife, Mary, to see Thomas Jefferson’s university. The university itself had changed little, but the downtown and surrounding area was very different. It...
Facing Homelessness at Christmastime

Facing Homelessness at Christmastime

I never give money to people on the street. I became convinced years ago that it was not a helpful thing to do. I am the physician for many homeless people in Memphis, Tennessee, and I know that giving them a few bucks does next to nothing to solve their long-term...
Church Health

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