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Phoebe, MD: Medicine & Poetry

A public health physician who, through poetry, tears, and a pinch of humor, reflects on her life living in the world of medicine, patient care, and whimsical daydreaming.

Pendants for a Cause – A Photo Update

(For those new to Pendants for a Cause, I encourage you to visit the post “A Physician, a Burden…an Idea.”)

Our first donation is scheduled for September 27th (for all sales up to next Thursday) to help the hurricane victims in the Bahamas. More details regarding this is available on our Pendants for a Cause Facebook page.

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Let’s Empower One Another!

Dear Friends,

Happy Saturday! I love that you all are enjoying these “Meet & Greet” events and finding them beneficial and fun. Therefore, today I again open up PhoebeMD.com for you all to share your posts, make new connections, and broaden your blog audiences.

The guidelines, like always, are simple…

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A Physician, a Burden…an Idea

The Birth of Pendants for a Cause

Pendants for a Cause started a little over a week ago from nothing more than a small piece of sea glass and a hope to help another. When news had hit of the devastating impact of Hurricane Dorian on the communities in the Bahamas–of the lack of healthcare facilities and the need for resources and medical aid–my first thought was not to create necklaces. But despite my formal training as a physician, I felt that there was little that I could do to help all those I wanted to help.

So what else did I have that could possibly make a difference?

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