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The ER: Holiday Sanctuary for the Broken

Edwin Leap, MD | Posted 01.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Edwin Leap, MD

Where our patients sometimes live in darkness, squalor, danger and hunger, whether run-down trailer, homeless tent or government project, the emergency departments are different. They are places of bright lights and warmth, safety and relief; where beds are clean and food is available. And if nothing else, places where there are people who are interested and polite.

Epidemic, War or Car Crash, the Dead Are Loved

Edwin Leap, MD | Posted 12.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Edwin Leap, MD

Wars and diseases, intrigues and coups and all the rest are indeed interesting things. But more important, and more terrible, is the fact that grieving humanity suffers at the center of it all. Maybe that knowledge can make us love everyone better.

Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Therapy in Practice

Rob Schware | Posted 10.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Rob Schware

This is an interview with David Emerson, who was a social worker for 10 years before going to graduate school to become a therapist -- a talk-based ps...

Many Americans Must Travel Longer To Get To A Trauma Center: Study

AP | By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 12.05.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON -- One hour can spell the difference between life and death for victims of severe injury, but about a quarter of Americans now have to trav...