Here’s something to think about….
I recently picked a new primary care doctor. After two visits and exhaustive
lab tests, he said I was doing ‘fairly well’ for my age. (I just turned
A little concerned about that comment, I couldn’t resist asking him,
He asked, ‘Do yousmoke tobacco,
or drink beer, wine or hard liquor?
‘Oh no,’ I replied. ‘I’m not doing drugs, either!’
Then he asked, ‘Do you eat rib-eye steaks and barbecued ribs?
I said, ‘Not much…my former doctor said that all red meat is very
‘Do you spend a lot of time in the sun, like playing golf, boating, sailing,
hiking, or bicycling?’ ‘No, I don’t,’ I said.
He asked, ‘Do you gamble, drive fast cars, or have lots of sex?’
‘No,’ I said….
He looked at me and said….’Then, why do you even give a damn?