Ethics And Justice: What Can We Do When Ethics Don’t Produce Justice As Its Final Outcome?

I am emotional. But I am emotional about principles and facts. I know,  I cannot always behave like “it’s either my way or the highway.” But some things are so obviously wrong and when people defend it, I go ballistic.  But I flip out when people don’t get their priorities and their facts right. In …

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Why Doctors Are Losing In The Social Media Game

I welcome the statement made by our esteemed DG regarding the use of social media by health professionals. I agree in parts. Disagree in others. Neutral in some. I agree that ethics and professionalism need to be maintained in the use of social media when it comes to certain aspects of our work. When it …

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In Support Of The Doctor Who Speaks Up For All Of Us

The above was the Facebook status of a very bright, young doctor relating about one aspect of the many ironies in life that a doctor experiences in the course of her work in the society. I read her status, and it cheered my day. I felt vindicated and validated on behalf of many doctors working …

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