“A Healthy Person with a Sick Soul is Still a Sick Person”

“A Healthy Person with a Sick Soul is Still a Sick Person” – St. Giuseppe Moscati (1880-1927), “the holy physician of Naples”  You are an orthopedic physician, the patient is a woman in her early 40’s who you are treating for a simple fracture.  She isn’t healing properly.  You recognize signs of emotional, maybe even spiritual scars.  Out of the blue […]

Ethical Lines Being Drawn in Cloning Debate

SEATTLE — What does it mean to be human? It is an age-old question. The Discovery Institute played host to a discussion of what it means to be human as a prelude to the 79th annual educational conference now underway in Seattle for the Catholic Medical Association.  Human life is under assault like never before in our history.  Some scientists are advocating […]

Catholic Physicians Gather in Seattle

SEATTLE — I am covering this week’s 79th Annual Educational Conference of the Catholic Medical Association in Seattle.  The theme of the conference is “Restoring the Integrity of Medicine: An Imperative for a Christian Anthropology“.  I will be reporting for us from the conference each day and you will hear audio of my interviews of attendees and presenters as well […]