Author: neurosurgery@excite.com

Portals of discovery-    How do you turn your mistakes into portals of discovery and change your mindset from static to growth?   Jack Welch, the legendary CEO of the mega conglomerate General Electric, popularized an error minimization technique called six-sigma. In a normal distribution of events (the famous...

Music: Build a Better Brain    Listening to music is good for you; body and soul:   Research has shown that listening to music has multiple beneficial effects. For the body, it can reduce blood pressure. Music has also been found to lessen acute and chronic pain.  Music is also...

  The brain and humility   When King George III, of England, heard that George Washington had retired his commission as Commander of the Continental Congress, rather than naming himself President For Life, he proclaimed, "That act closing and finishing what had gone before...

[video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://marcarginteanumd.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/whats-wrong.mp4"][/video]       WHAT'S WRONG WITH THIS PICTURE?   Being a well-trained and experienced neurosurgeon, I immediately noticed the dull gray nail protruding almost 1 cm out from Mr. Jones’ head.  The shaft had pierced his scalp through his fine and neatly trimmed hair immediately behind his...

People can argue in good faith about whether or not women in western democracies have fully achieved equal rights. But it is unreasonable to deny that Iran is barbaric in it's treatment of women. And women's rights are human rights.    Blue is the color of Tehran's...