Showing posts from September, 2019

Forget about Great: Let's Make America Decent Again

Almost 250 years into our nationhood, the United States of America is mired in a morass of massive proportions. It would be nice to say that the morass is of a strictly political nature, but it would be inaccurate. Our morass  is  political—let there be no doubt—but it is also physical, ethical, academic, economic, social and environmental. (Add just about any other adjective here.) As we approach our sestercentenial, our roads, bridges and cities are in an appalling state of disrepair; a significant number of our elected officials   are either under investigation for ethical breaches or have already been expelled; our primary and secondary schools are failing at an unprecedented rate and our colleges and universities—although still strong—are prohibitively expensive. Worse still, the disparity between rich and poor grows daily, and our  leaders  (word used with great misgiving) seem more focused on the stock market than stagnant wages, gender and race inequalities, and catastroph

THE Dietary Approach to weight loss Your Health Matters Episode1 Sept 1 ...

Hello All: Just a quick post to let you know I have started my own YouTube channel, entitled  Your Health Matters with Dr. Peter Hogenkamp . It's a health information channel for a time in our history which is over-loaded with health information, much of it contradictory and confusing at best, and, downright misleading and erroneous at worst. I am going to try and guide you through all the info, with a goal toward a healthier, happier you. Let me know if you have a subject you'd like to learn more about. Just e-mail me at  Peter's e-mail Cheers, peter :) ,  Peter Hogenkamp is a practicing physician, public speaker and author living in Rutland, Vermont. Peter's writing credits include  The Intern , TouchPoint Press, 4/2020;  The Vatican Conspiracy , the first book in the Marco Venetti thriller series, October 2020, Bookouture/HachetteUK; Doubt, Marco Venetti #2, April 2021;  and THE LAZARUS MANUSCRIPT, a stand-alone medical thriller;   Peter can be found on his