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The Scary Reality of Modern Healthcare

We often don’t know what we are doing, but we can’t stop.

Photo by National Cancer Institute on Unsplash

A famous heart surgeon was waiting for his car at the dealer when a mechanic recognized him.

The cheeky mechanic waved the surgeon over and pointed to the mechanic’s work. He showed the famous surgeon how the repairman replaced worn hoses and leaky valves. The mechanic pointed to his work, “Look, you and I do the…



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Charles Black M.D.

Dr. Charles Black is a general surgeon, author, photographer, outdoorsman, world traveler and fireside philosopher. Website: