Joseph Cramer, M.D.
Recent Articles by Joseph Cramer, M.D.
Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 3:01 pm MDT
One of the best ways to fight wrong is with truth. Overcoming error starts with the facts. Truth does not have to be amplified or inflated to add power to its inherent might.
Published: Monday, May 6, 2013 3:01 pm MDT
Scientists are treating obesity in mice with fecal transplants. The transfer of stool, meaning billions of bacteria, from one animal to another is not news. Humans have undergone them. It is losing weight from ...
Published: Monday, April 29, 2013 4:48 pm MDT
As a child, “42” used to be my favorite number. After seeing the movie “42” about baseball’s Jackie Robinson, now I know why.
Published: Monday, April 22, 2013 5:25 pm MDT
When one approaches a scene of an explosion with human victims, it is total chaos. Our brains struggle to comprehend what should not be. It cannot be. There is no understanding. There are no answers. Our minds ...
Published: Monday, April 15, 2013 3:29 pm MDT
Washington, D.C., is a great place to visit and a city of contradictions. Recently we joined the other thousands of tourists and school kids hoping to see the Japanese cherry trees do their singular, stunning t...
Published: Monday, April 8, 2013 5:33 pm MDT
Let’s perform a thought experiment. The Germans call them Gedankenexperiment. Our thought experiment will permit us to think through a problem even if the actual events could not be reproduced.
Published: Monday, April 1, 2013 3:01 pm MDT
Call me a prude; call me anti-personal freedom of expression, but I do not enjoy tattoos. I will grant you that they are a popular art form. We see walking canvases all the time. In fact, for some the whole bod...
Published: Monday, March 25, 2013 3:01 pm MDT
Unless we start watching with our children different programs, we are fated to do what we see. We imitate our imitations. As long as they are anti-social, violent or absent of empathy, we will see more articles...
Published: Monday, March 11, 2013 3:00 pm MDT
Due to societal frictions, we are forming our own casings of callousness. It is as if we are losing the delicate hands of a surgeon to become the roughened hands of day laborers
Published: Monday, February 25, 2013 3:01 pm MST
With aerial pollution, it is like a dinner table strewn with dirt, grit, grease and grime. We sit down, tuck our napkin under our chins and begin to slurp up the smoke and fog.