No Easy Answers

Back in the 1950s when abortion was illegal, my mom had already had four young sons and was pregnant again … and she and our father were not even married. She was running a 280-acre cattle ranch mostly on her own, and she knew that she was already very near to her breaking point. It…

The Law Of Unintended Opiates

You’ve likely heard of the Law of Unintended Consequences, which states that every human activity has consequences unforeseen and unintended by those participating in the activity. I got to thinking about this after talking to my doctor about the opioid epidemic in the US. I remarked that I and other folks have no idea how…