Month: May 2012

SuperFood Drive: Giving the Gift of Health

SuperFood Drive was founded in 2009 with the mission to ensure the accessibility of healthy food to all people, especially those in need.

Strawberry, Fennel and Arugula Salad

Variety isn’t just the spice of life; it’s the one thing that will keep you from falling into a food rut.

Hope Amidst the Rubble

Gaim Life’s “Stories of Hope” series features CMBM’s work in Haiti

Letters The New York Times Chose Not to Print: #2

Letters The New York Times Chose Not to Print: #2

Here as elsewhere it is the already vulnerable population–the poor and unemployed, children, pregnant women, and those previously displaced by Katrina—who will be most affected. These people, whom Mr. Nocera seems to dismiss as “runny-nose[d]” complainers, are the ones about whom we should care—who should be compensated.

The Doctor Inside the Patient: Mind-Body Medicine in Ecuador

The Doctor Inside the Patient: Mind-Body Medicine in Ecuador

This was my first mission trip. I had been told that our main service would be touching and loving our patients since our medication supply was insufficient to meet the needs of the people in this impoverished community.