Málaga 

I’m on a multi-week vacation in Spain, and I wanted to post my report on Málaga, the final stop. Málaga is a high-end beach town/retirement destination. It works for folks that love the Spanish coast, but don’t want to deal with the over-the-top social scene of a place like Ibiza. A most memorable experience in Málaga…

Sugar High

There is a great line from the legendary sitcom Cheers, where Ted Danson is chiding Kirstie Alley for the way she devoured some kind of dessert: “A moment on the lips, a lifetime on the hips.” That sugar is irresistible, addictive, and impacts the brain like a drug has again been confirmed for me after…

The Next Generation

I went to law school with the goal of being part of the tort reform movement. I always figured that without restraints, lawyers would be the ones to destroy the world, particularly as it relates to healthcare. Some examples: surging rates on malpractice insurance act as a tax on everything; defensive medicine compels doctors to…

On Occasion

I remember several years ago when my wife and I took our then 1-year-old son to his annual pediatric well visit. Just to test the doctor, I asked her what she thought about ice cream. She said: Well, a child never NEEDS ice cream (although the occasional birthday party is harmless). I have been in…