WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH

Here's a tried and true saying: "WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING!" This has never been more true than in the story entitled "PETER, THE POLE AND THE KNOB."   The book is based upon the true life condition of a child patient in my practice in Iowa.  But the story is … [Read more...]

What Does Quality of Life Mean to YOU?

Imagine yourself totally paralyzed just below your chin.  You can move nothing but your head.  And then imagine a ventilator attached to your throat to help you breathe.  This is not a temporary “nuisance” condition.  This is the life of Garret Frey of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Injured in a motor … [Read more...]

A BOOK BY AND FOR WOMEN!!!

EATING THROUGH THE EARTH has just been uploaded to Amazon and Barnes and Noble.  It has already earned a Five Star Review Award.  This is a fun read for women and men alike.  We meet Stelby Skinkman, a widowed 60 year old who longs to sew her wild oats.  When her daughter gives her a gift … [Read more...]