Our God is a Perfect God -Conversations over Lemongrass, Herbs and Passion Fruit Soda

A couple of weeks ago, Lance (who blogs at http://www.bottledbrain.com) and I were privileged to receive a grant from ESMO (European Society of Medical Oncology) to attend an advanced course in prostate cancer. Lance is my fellowship batchmate whom I’ve probably had the most conversations with -not only because we both live in Ortigas and …

10 Things We Were Reminded at the ESMO Head and Neck Preceptorship

Last weekend (April 13-14, 2019), I was very fortunate to have had the opportunity of participating at the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Head and Neck Cancer Preceptorship Programme held at Kowloon, Hong Kong. This program was chaired by the leading experts in the field -Dr. Anthony Chan from Hong Kong and Dr. Jean-Pascal …

What Your Doctors Always Promise You (But probably don’t tell you)

  As early as medical school, it has always been emphasized to never promise anything to patients –otherwise, we might just be giving them false hopes. For the science of Medicine is never stagnant and ever changing. Its art sometimes more philosophical than logical. And with the advent of modern technology and new discoveries, its …

A Blessed Christmas!

Hi! I've been super duper kaduper busy in the past few months that I've almost forgotten about my blog site. I'm in the process of making my annual "People of my Year" entry, but for now, allow me to greet everyone a Blessed Christmas! I wish all of you genuine happiness! May we never forget the real …