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  • is it so wrong to eat meat?
  • I haven't written here in a looong time, and so much happened while I was away that I'm not sure why I'm here to write
    about whether it's right to eat meat, but that's what I'm going to write about anyway.  The subject has been bot
    hering me since a couple of days ago when a good friend of mine sent me a link to a video titled "Best Speech You Will Ever H
    ear" by Gary something.  I had bee [続きを読む]
  • every life
  • Two weeks ago, we visited a hospital far in the mountains where they took care of children who were mentally and physically handic
    apped severely.  It was sad to read their charts, how some of them ended up there -- some parents didn't want to take car
    e of them anymore because their handicap was too much to handle, while others hadn't wanted them in the first place, abusing t
    hem until they had [続きを読む]
  • sacrifice
  • -- Sacrifice is the spirit of loveSummer vacation has almost come to an end, and as I traveled back, I finished reading 犠牲(sacrifice) written by Kunio Yanagida (published the same year Into the Wild was).  It's an essay about his son, Yojiro, who committed suicide at the age of 25 after suffering metal illness for more than a decade.  One of his problems being anthropophobia, it was di [続きを読む]
  • the cards we are dealt
  • We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand.-- Randy PauschI read the rest of the book (Into the Wild) whil
    e I traveled back home, and it reminded me of the fact that many patients who came to visit the psychiatry department had divorced
    parents.  McCandless, on the other hand, doesn't seem to have suffered any mental illness; what brought him to Alas
    ka was his int [続きを読む]
  • into the wild
  • Since I last wrote, I went through training at the neurosurgery and anesthesiology departments, and finally our first term has end
    ed.  As soon as I came back home a couple of hours ago, I started reading Into the Wild.  I've only read 1/3 of it y
    et, but I'm slowly beginning to understand this Christopher McCandless -- a kid in his early twenties who ended up dying in th
    e wilderness of Al [続きを読む]
  • singing in the rain
  • It's been raining almost every single day where I live, I haven't been able to sleep well for whatever reason, but the t
    raining goes on, and I've been training at the neurology department this week. Today, we visited a hospital where they take
    care of patients with intractable diseases such as muscular dystrophy and ALS.One of the first patients we met was a man in is ear
    ly sixties with ALS [続きを読む]
  • limited time
  • It's been a long time since I wrote last. I actually glanced through my last couple of entries, and to tell the truth, I fee
    l a bit embarrassed. If anyone is still reading this blog, I really appreciate it that you took time to read even my whiny posts.
    I passed a test in February and am now training in the hospital as a student doctor. So far, I have trained at the radiology depa [続きを読む]
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