Category Archives: Scott’s Books

Blogs about books written by Scott McPherson, MD

A STEP AHEAD OF DEATH

AVAILABLE NOW A Step Ahead of Death A Step Ahead of Death, by Scott McPherson 2nd edition is now LIVE ON AMAZON! Available for Kindle. Reviewers have said:             “A great read!” “I couldn’t put … Continue reading

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Putting “Pen” to “Paper”

Putting Pen to Paper The Writing Process or pen to paper When you think about authoring a book, what comes to mind?  Do you see a frustrated writer, head in hands, staring at a blank page?  Do you wonder, “What … Continue reading

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INSOMNIA

Insomnia One of my patients talked to me the other day and said she had a problem with insomnia.  She was in my office with her husband for his appointment.  Normally I try not to enter into medical discussions with … Continue reading

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REMEMBERING

Today is set aside as a holiday. Most holidays are spent in happy gatherings with feasting and games. This one day, however, is for remembering. As a long weekend it is convenient for camping, fishing, and picnicking, yet most people … Continue reading

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REUNION

Reunion, I am attending my fortieth high school reunion. I missed one in the past, perhaps thinking it was a waste of time, or my life was just too busy to bother. Forty years I have been away from all … Continue reading

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What do you know about your medical problem(s)?

What do you know about your medical problem(s)? Have you been diagnosed with diabetes, hypertension, coronary disease, high cholesterol? Does your doctor engage you in a discussion about your condition? In today’s medical landscape of PQRS (physician quality reporting systems), … Continue reading

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Do you read books by indie or self-published authors?

This is a great question for all of us who publish independently. We can be our own best medicine if we work together. Read the comments for more great content. by by

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When Do You Become an Author?

When do you become an “author”? I imagine all of us have written original compositions in school while we were growing up. I remember even taking a creative writing course in college as a freshman. As a college student when … Continue reading

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The Doctor In Me

I’m a family doctor and I love to interact with my patients. If they want to know how to help themselves I’m all over that. I can encourage them. I can instruct them. I can treat their illnesses. When a … Continue reading

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Writing Atmosphere

I have found that writing in the morning with a cup of coffee and the sounds of the early morning birds (today I hear the robins outside) provides me with the best atmosphere for writing. How about you? What time … Continue reading

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