Category Archives: Community

Pierce County Medical Society Website Launch

I’m proud to announce that today the Pierce County Medical Society (PCMS) went live with a newly redone website. I’ve been working on it for over a year. There is a lot to see on the site. I’ve created a … Continue reading

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Do Missing Child Posters Work?

On 6/7/12 The Today Show ran a story about missing children. They ran an experiment to see what people would do if they saw posters of a missing child, then actually saw the child. Working in conjunction with police and … Continue reading

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Ask the Doc: Human Growth Hormone

On this site I’m unable to answer patient specific questions, but as time permits, may answer questions of a general interest. Question: I have been working out with a personal trainer with weight training and have been doing running on … Continue reading

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Ask the Doc: Statins and Exercise

On this site I’m unable to answer patient specific questions, but as time permits, may answer questions of a general interest. Question: Submitted on 2012/03/16 at 2:30 pm Let me know what you think of this article. Strenuous exercise has … Continue reading

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Changing of the Guard

At the start of the 2011 Washington State Medical Association (WSMA) Annual Session in 2011, a list of member physicians who had died in the past year was read. Almost all of them were men. This was a poignant reminder … Continue reading

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KOMO Communities

I always view patient surveys with skepticism, but nonetheless I’m honored: http://tacoma.komonews.com/news/community-spirit/662801-votes-are-see-who-won-big-best-komo-communities Notice that it kind of fits in with the blog name theme!

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