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April 27, 2009

Hypochondriacs Get Sick,Too

 Jerry insisted his eyes were yellow, but they didn't appear yellow to me. I moved in for a closer look. Fluorescent lights like...

April 27, 2009

Hypochondriacs Get Sick,Too

 Jerry insisted his eyes were yellow, but they didn’t appear yellow to me. I moved in for a closer look. Fluorescent lights like those...

April 13, 2009

My Mother, My Weight

My patient–I'll call her Amy–was heavy. Her mother, Sybil, also my patient, was thin. At Amy's visits to my office we always...

April 13, 2009

My Mother, My Weight

My patient–I’ll call her Amy–was heavy. Her mother, Sybil, also my patient, was thin. At Amy’s visits to my office we...

April 6, 2009

He Said/She Didn't

I was new in practice. They were young – even younger than I. Yet they seemed as attached to one another as a much older… Read...

April 6, 2009

He Said/She Didn’t

I was new in practice. They were young – even younger than I. Yet they seemed as attached to one another as a much older couple.read…...