On the Absurd

Should you kill yourself? According to philosopher Albert Camus, there is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide. Everything else is secondary. For Camus, deciding whether or not your life is worth living should be the most urgent question that you should answer. Camus' question of suicide lies on the premise that … Continue reading On the Absurd

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Nosebleed

This talk of Kara Mia, the ridiculous show from GMA7 made me remember a patient when I was a junior doctor in a clinic in the province. I was fresh out of medical school when the local clinic contacted my family. They were our family doctor and because I was frequently sick when I was … Continue reading Nosebleed