The purposes of medicine are expanding rapidly beyond treating actual illnesses/injuries and promoting wellness.
It is comforting to know that Himmelfarb never lost her intellectual acuity or her moral passion on the subject.
The harsh fact is that Buckel’s suicide was futile. It won’t make a whit of difference toward improving the environment.
“Flooded with the light of life”: What a beautiful way of putting it. This creates a double dilemma for materialists.
It’s pretty remarkable to see these ideas connected so explicitly.