Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Life of Art and the Art of Life: A Medical Mystery

By Mark Stubis (Originally published in HealthNewsDigest 12/25/10) We can’t quite remember how it first started. Maybe it was the momentary sense of weakness that swept over him after releasing the jack during his weekly tournament of English lawn bowling, … Continue reading

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Helping Haiti: A Tent Grows in Brooklyn

By Mark Stubis (From Examiner.com, Dec. 17, 2010) (From Brooklyn with Love: Pedro Barbeito with one of his creations; photo courtesy of Fundacion Manos del Sur)  Whoever said “Art won’t put a roof over your head” never met Pedro Barbeito. … Continue reading

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Helping the Helpers: Recognizing Advances in Human & Environmental Welfare

  By Mark Stubis (HealthNewsDigest.com) – When longtime friend and publisher Mike McCurdy recently invited me to be a columnist for HealthNewsDigest.com, I jumped at the chance. I had just come off what Queen Elizabeth so memorably termed an “Annus … Continue reading

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The Holidays: A Lesson From Lotuses

By Qin Sun Stubis Take a moment and think about the lotus. Most of us conjure up an image of pastel blossoms over a green pond, pale white, pink or yellow pointy flower petals resting delicately on top of mirror-like … Continue reading

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