I should have been a teacher. Every woman on my mother’s side of my family–my grandmother, my mother, my two aunts, my sister, and my cousin–all teachers.
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It seems like only yesterday that Haley and I were making the familiar trek to our prenatal clinic seeking answers to our ever-growing list of questions.
Really? Anaphylaxis and a blood test isn’t enough proof anymore? When did we get so skeptical about our health care?
During lunch at a large conference last week, I was seated next to a Canadian who also worked in health care. She introduced herself and said, “So…how does the US health care system work, anyway?” So much for small talk.
It is hard to say goodbye to people we love, but the final days with our grandmother were made easier by one provider’s courage—despite financial incentives to do otherwise—to simply do nothing at all.