Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Swamp

by Robert Lanz, LCSW I’ve been to the jungles of Mexico, Central America and South East Asia, but those were mostly walking trips with a little boating thrown in. My first trip to the Amazon was different-very different. We had … Continue reading

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Pathology

  by Robert Lanz, LCSW People have often asked me, “What was the worst thing that ever happened to you in the ER?” (I take that to mean, ”  thus far.”) My answer: “There is no worst thing; the worser thing … Continue reading

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Dying With Dignity

by Robert Lanz, LCSW In case you don’t have a TV or a newspaper or internet connection, a young woman with terminal cancer named Brittany Maynard has been in the news for the last few weeks. She was well aware … Continue reading

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Unintended Consequences

by Robert Lanz, LCSW I should have known better. I’d been in the Amazon jungle, the Peten jungle and Nepal’s Chitwan forest and I’d worked in jail. Bad guys are bad guys where ever they are, whether they are locked … Continue reading

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