“An appointment with a doctor shouldn’t create fear and a loss of control over one’s body or voice.”
“We should not seek to advance our own agenda to the detriment of our patient.”
“She wondered why no one had performed any exams or checked vitals.”
"Structural violence is intended to inform the study of the social machinery of oppression."
“The way we've come to deal with disease is heavily influenced by our cultures.”
“Governor Northam, this is a plea to protect our water, our health, and our futures.”
“Medical crises may create a maelstrom of misunderstandings.”
“The value of a life is subjective only to those who aren’t living the life being discussed.”
'“Patients are more than how they present medically, and all should be treated with respect.”
“The failed negotiations led to the insurance company changing the status of her hospital from in-network to out-of-network.”
"This reflective power, if you let it, can turn disease into illness."
"You didn’t do anything."