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Existential Exploration

What Is Medicine, Anyway?

As a Doctor of Chinese Medicine and sober coach, my answer might surprise you.

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Medicine arrives in many forms, often in unexpected people, places, practices, and choices.

In whatever form, Medicine encompasses all that offers moments of hope, faith, and clarity amidst darkness…




Whacky, countercultural, and the only 1 Stop for Nonfiction on Medium.. Who cares what the algorithm says?

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Dana Leigh Lyons

Dana Leigh Lyons

Doctor of Chinese Medicine, Writer, Dean, Medium Top Writer in LGBTQ. Reach me at:

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