THE PURPOSE AND FUNCTION OF GOOD JOURNALISM…

Journalism’s first obligation is to the truth Its first loyalty is to citizens Its essence is a discipline of verification Its practitioners must maintain an independence from those they cover It must serve as an independent monitor of power It must provide a forum for public criticism and compromise It must strive to keep theContinue reading “THE PURPOSE AND FUNCTION OF GOOD JOURNALISM…”

THERE IS NO, “THEY.” WE, YOU AND I, ARE THE, “THEY.” WE ARE THE CITIZENS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF OUR POLITICAL PARTIES, OUR GOVERNMENT, OUR POLICE, OUR SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITIES, AND OUR NEWS MEDIA.

Charles Tadros, M.D. September 5, 2021 Saint Louis, Missouri

WERE YOU NOT THE EXACT SAME PERSON ONE SECOND BEFORE, AND ONE SECOND AFTER YOU RECEIVED BAD NEWS? THE ONLY DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE TWO STATES IS YOUR PERCEPTION OF THAT NEWS, AND HOW YOU HAVE ALLOWED THE NEWS TO CHANGE YOUR MENTAL, AND THEREFORE YOUR PHYSICAL, STATE.

Charles Tadros, M.D. September 5, 2021 Saint Louis, Missouri

IT IS NOT ENOUGH TO UNDERSTAND INFORMATION THAT YOU NEED TO USE OVER AND OVER AGAIN. YOU ACTUALLY HAVE TO BE RAPID AT RECALLING AND FACILE WITH USING THIS INFORMATION IN ORDER TO PROGRESS EASILY TO THE NEXT STEP. THE ONLY REAL WAY TO GET YOU THERE IS, “PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE.”

(Thank you Dr. Muelheims!) Charles Tadros, MD September 4, 2021 Saint Louis, Missouri

SOME FAILURES ARE SUDDEN OR ACUTE, WITHOUT WARNING. MANY FAILURES HAVE COME ON WITH MULTIPLE WARNINGS, AND MULTIPLE POINTS OF ENTRY WHERE ONE COULD HAVE NOTICED AND PREVENTED THE FAILURE.

Charles Tadros, M.D. September 3, 2021 Saint Louis, Missouri

IT IS EXTREMELY CONFUSING. THESE ARE ONLY SOME OF THE PROFESSIONS WHO REQUEST THAT YOU CALL THEIR DEGREED AND CERTIFIED MEMBERS, “DOCTOR”. ALMOST ALL HAVE DRAMATICALLY DIFFERENT EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCES, CAREERS, FOCUS, AND COMPETENCIES.

Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy (many different areas of specialization) M.D., Doctor of Medicine D.O., Doctor of Osteopathy D.P.M., Doctor of Podiatric Medicine D.D.S. or D.M.D, Doctor of Dental Surgery or Doctor of Dental Medicine O.D., Doctor of Optometry Pharm.D., Doctor of Pharmacy D.N.P., Doctor of Nursing Practice D.N.Sc, Doctor of Nursing Science D.S.L.P., Doctor ofContinue reading “IT IS EXTREMELY CONFUSING. THESE ARE ONLY SOME OF THE PROFESSIONS WHO REQUEST THAT YOU CALL THEIR DEGREED AND CERTIFIED MEMBERS, “DOCTOR”. ALMOST ALL HAVE DRAMATICALLY DIFFERENT EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCES, CAREERS, FOCUS, AND COMPETENCIES.”

A COMPANY’S STOCK PRICE RISES IN VALUE OVER A YEAR. WHY?

The company is growing… adding customers, staff, products, services, competencies, and equipment? Maybe. The company has become more profitable… better cash flow, more revenue, less waste? Maybe. The company has had a steady, or increased, payments of interest on its bonds or dividends on its stocks? Maybe. The company has used its own cash toContinue reading “A COMPANY’S STOCK PRICE RISES IN VALUE OVER A YEAR. WHY?”

I CAN…

help you to be less depressed and less anxious, but I cannot make you happy. help you have fewer cravings for your addictive substances, but I cannot make you clean and sober. help you decrease the risk of a second heart attack and stroke, but I cannot take away your atherosclerotic artery disease. help decreaseContinue reading “I CAN…”

MODERN MEDICATIONS, AND OTHER TECHNIQUES FOR TREATING MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS, ARE LIFE-SAVING FOR THE MOST SEVERE AND DISABLING CASES. THESE SAME MEDICATIONS ARE TOO LIMITED IN THEIR BENEFITS WHEN IT COMES TO THEIR ABILITY TO HELP, IF NOT COMBINED WITH A HOLISTIC APPROACH (exercise, diet, sleep, friendships, family, hope, goals, spirituality, relief from addictions, microbiome, epigenetics) IN ORDER TO RELIEVE ONE’S SUFFERING.

Charles Tadros, M.D. September 1, 2021 Saint Louis, Missouri