Is it possible to actually look forward to a trip to the dentist? I think so. First a confession: I am a big fat wimp when it comes to anything pain related. For many years, the dentist has been at the top of my list of people to do anything to avoid. In fact, my last trip was over three years ago. On that occasion, I fainted in the chair. (I will admit that was a bit dramatic.) This all changed when I finally built up the courage to visit a dentist in Rochester last week.

Some articles on Second life (SL) have been coming lately, highlighting the way companies are using the virtual space in a corporate way. Networking, hosting meetings or conferences and especially when travel...

A sample of computer icons created by Vernon Smith, M.D., Mayo Clinic. These icons are used in the "YES Board", a communication device created with assistance and funding from the...

Okay. Here we go. I started by searching "third leading cause of death in america." One of the first websites that returned was The Healthy Skeptic. It references an article called...

The most retweeted statistic from Transform 2010 (watch the videos!) was this one. "Receiving healthcare is the third leading cause of death in America." The statistic was part of a presentation...

A Buddhist Model for Health Care Reform By Mettanando Bhikkhu BSc, MD, BA, MA (Oxford), ThM, PhD http://www.mat.or.th/journal/index.php?command=preview&selvol=90&selno=10&selids=1861 This was another article given to me from my physician consultant while working on a...

[This is a bit ironic that I’m writing about the love just after Fran’s post about the ROI of Love. Something’s in the air, I suppose.] I’m currently wrapping up the...