June 21, 2019 | <1 min read
What’s something you’ve said to a patient that made them laugh?
I used to care for a very elderly woman, with grey, wispy hair, coke-bottle glasses, severe kyphosis, slow gait with a walker, dozen chronic med issues. I would end every visit by suddenly looking serious and remind her to always use condoms. EVERY TIME she laughed until we cried.