Mom, what is the one thing you can’t live without?” My six-year-old son asked me out of nowhere one day.
Air? Water? It was a more interesting riddle than usual.
“Love.” He said proudly, not waiting for me to answer.
Wow. He’s right. Love. But if it is the one thing you can’t live without, why are we so afraid of it in medicine – a field that sustains life?
Doctors seldom use the word …