Unemployment is up and so is the competition to keep your job. Those laid off from their jobs are now looking for new ones. Those who have a job want to keep it. But in Las Vegas it seems you need more than just great skills. You need to look the part. Vegas is, after [...]
Archive for May, 2009
Here’s a short video from Marina Orlova, the philologist who brings us Hot for Words, a popular podcast and educational show about word origins. Her explanation of ‘plastic surgery’ is simple, but correct. This clip was one of You Tube’s most popular this week.
I have always urged my staff not to make negative judgments about those who walk through our door. It’s part of medicine, my practice, our society, and our culture to be fair. Every once in a while though, we all need a little reminding that people deserve our respect first; they have the opportunity to [...]
Why do breast augmentation costs seem to vary so much? Here in Las Vegas I’ve seen quotes ranging from under $3000, to over $7000. Is one doctor that much better than the other? Are they doing or using something special? When I take a closer look, the differences really aren’t there. So why the big [...]