Monthly Archives: July 2020

Refusing to Wear a Mask is Like Refusing to Wear a Condom

Wearing a face mask to reduce spread of Covid-19 and touting condom use to diminish transmission of HIV and other STDs are essentially the same thing.  Masking up should not be a question of politics, gender, or education.  It is no more “negative” emotionally to cover our face and protect our neighbor than it is to wrap our naughty bits with latex and protect our sexual partner. 

2020-07-29T01:35:17+00:00July 29, 2020|Categories: Patient, Policy|Tags: , , , , , |

An Extraordinary Teacher for an Unforgettable Year

Teachers like Mrs. Hemmersbach impact children for a lifetime and are unlikely to be forgotten.  Before signing off for the last time, Mrs. H told her students that she would miss them, had high expectations for them in the future, and would see them at their senior celebration.  There is little doubt she has inspired countless numbers of students to reach for the stars and many of us lucky enough to have her teach our children wish her a happy and fulfilling retirement. 

2020-07-29T01:28:08+00:00July 29, 2020|Categories: Equality|Tags: , , |