How this physician does her job while grieving

Two years ago, something happened that — not to be overly dramatic — changed my life, including my everyday experience of my job as an emergency specialist.

My older brother, Martin died of a rare and aggressive form of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma that spread despite every treatment that was thrown at it.

When he was dying, I managed to unleash in myself a raging anxiety, which caught me by surprise. In the year …

Read more…