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Opinion: Is there a doctor in the White House? Yes

Opinion: Is there a doctor in the White House? Yes

The Wall Street Journal published an Op-Ed in Dec. 2020 by Joseph Epstein titled "Is There a Doctor in the White House? Not if You Need an M.D." In this article, addressing First Lady Jill Biden as “kiddo,” Epstein recommends she drop the “Dr.” from her name.  Plenty...

A conversation with Dr. Jessica Gold on mental health

A conversation with Dr. Jessica Gold on mental health

Jessica (“Jessi”) Gold, MD, MS, is an Assistant Professor and the Director of Wellness, Engagement, and Outreach in the Department of Psychiatry at Washington University in Saint Louis School of Medicine. In addition to juggling her role as a professor, she works...

Column: The science of nostalgia — a half-opened door

Column: The science of nostalgia — a half-opened door

I finished watching "Boyhood," a film that took 12 years following the casts and rewriting the script each year. As I wrapped up the movie, there was a feeling of emptiness that settled in as my thoughts marinated.  It made me feel like I was taking a glimpse into...