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Pulse: More Voices--

a treasury of compelling stories and poems.

Includes The Resilient Heart , Babel: The Voices of a Medical Trauma and Confessions of a Seventy-Five-Year-Old Drug Addict. Foreword by Maureen Bisognano, President of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.


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  • A Last Mother's Day
    What a tender and intimate moment in this image of Sonny and her son at her deathbed. Thank you ...


  • Alone
    Adrianne N.
    At a time of sadness over Robin William’s unexpected death, it is comforting to know that within the ...


  • Rewriting the Script
    Maggie Westland MD
    Thanks Adam. I am currently mentoring a pre-med student and will share your story during my next ...


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