The Phoenix Zine

July 29, 2010
by Amy Mathers
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Medical Terminology: From Paternal to Alarmist – The Varying Styles of Sharing Medical Information

Communication.  Everyone has their own style and doctors and patients are no different.  When it comes to chronic illness, a lot of information has to pass between a doctor and patient to ensure the best possible care and treatment are being … Continue reading

June 14, 2010
by Amy Mathers

I Left My Heart… in North Carolina

Ahh, Tony Bennett.  In 1962, he recorded the now well-known and well-loved song: “I Left My Heart in San Francisco”.  The lyrics reminisce about the simple pleasures of San Francisco compared to the majestic cities of world and explore the metaphor about … Continue reading