1*Xl7n67QLPld_5Pc-ydiSSA What I learned from 4 years working at McDonalds Author Kate Norquay writes about the implicit bias she had upon starting work at McDonalds
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New York Times Murderer in the Mirror by Scott Eggener A surgeon recalls the devastation of the first time a patient died on the operating table.
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YouTube Shame & Empathy by Dr. Brené Brown In this short video segment, Dr. Brown discusses the destructive nature of shame and the healing power of empathy.
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NHS Shame In this thought-provoking blog post on A Better NHS, this General Practitioner explores shame and its slient ubiquity. He covers a myriad of topics including shame in ageing, shame in medical professionals, and shame in obesity. Most importantly, he discusses why shame matters.
Contributor: Rebecca Chason, MDJune 4, 2015Topics: Keywords:
TEDx Listening to Shame by Dr. Brené Brown In this engaging TED talk, Brene Brown discuss the unspoken and destructive epidemic of shame. She explores what happens when people confront their shame head-on.
Contributor: Rebecca Chason, MDJune 4, 2015Topics: Keywords: /
The Journal of the American Medical Association Filling the Void by Dr. Peter Vash (NOTE: JAMA login required) In this short article, Dr. Vash provides us with the story of a young woman with obesity and her underlying struggles, which he only learn through compassionate long-term patient-physician relationship, ultimately leading to physical and mental healing.
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TEDx Brian Goldman: Doctors make mistakes. Can we talk about that? What’s an acceptable “batting average” for a physician? Brian Goldman examines the paradox of perfection in medicine, starting with three little words all physicians dread.
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New York Times Tiger Mom, Meet Diet Enforcer by Julie Bosman Dara-Lynn Weiss, frustrated and concerned about her 7-year-old daughter’s weight, put her on a strict diet, wrote about it in Vogue, and then signed a book deal. Should she be condemned? lauded?, both? neither?
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SalonDotCom Why is Georgia Shaming Fat Children? A bold ad campaign’s goal is to target childhood obesity – but is it actually targeting overweight kids?
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