Stories

happiness from a surgeons perspective

Happiness from a surgeon`s perspective

It was 2 am and I was driving towards the emergency room, extremely exhausted and run-down. The day before I worked more than sixteen hours straight and went to bed at almost midnight, when an hour later I had to wake up with a phone call from the emergency room physician, asking me to see an extremely sick patient with perforated stomach ulcer. It was a matter of life and death and the time was an essence.

Fictitious-Mark By Dr Iraniha

Fictitious Mark

Fictitious Mark by Dr Iraniha My name was “Abdolsaeed”. I really don’t know what my mom was thinking when fifty two years ago she decided to name me that. It never made any sense since my entire family and I are Persian and speak Farsi but the name “Abdolsaeed” is an Arabic name and my…

The Transformative Power of Empathy in Healthcare by Lorraine Aguilar

The Transformative Power of Empathy in Healthcare by Lorraine Aguilar

The Transformative Power of Empathy” for healthcare workers at West Anaheim Medical Center, California. Lorraine Aguilar, CEO of Working Harmony, shares insights and techniques to compassionately connect to what matters without sacrificing efficiency. The results are meaningful human connection and deeper, more accurate understanding of what is wanted and needed in any situation.

Oasis4Humanity-Magic of Human Connection

Magic of Human Connection

21st century is the era of communication. The technology has allowed us to perform faster transaction and easier communication, but unfortunately at a tremendous price of tarnishing the authentic human connection. Most of us are communicating through our devices and social media, with no sense of genuine relationship or friendship.

Debbie-Grayston-and-Son

My journey through pain toward gratitude

My goal in life was to be a good wife and mother. My family was and still is my priority. My husband and I raised 2 beautiful boys. One is alive today but the other took his own life June 1st, 2013 after suffering for many years with depression. Depression tears a family apart and we, the 3 of us left are just starting to heal.