In pursuit of longevity

The day flashed through his mind as he slowly unfastened the buttons on his white clinic gown.

Though it had been since 5 a.m., when that scourge of human technology, the alarm clock, had mercilessly poked his sleeping brain awake, the day had flown by.

He wasn’t a marathon runner or mountain climber, but his day was filled with adrenaline rushes and intense focus. There was no time for daydreaming or laziness. Such is life in the dental field. This is my favourite world. Satisfaction can be found in a patient’s relieved and grateful eyes after a procedure is completed. A smile crept across his stretched face as the neurotransmitter level travelled westbound and the cardiac machine slowed. His workday ended when he heard the heavy bolt slot into its secure position with the crimson light flashing to indicate armed.

Editor's Comment
Implement the recommendations Mr. President

The nation is eagerly awaiting this report to have a glimpse of what the recommendations are like, possibly for further debate. Mr. President, it’s our ardent hope that true to your promises, the public will have an opportunity to peruse the report and see if it reflects their interests as the Commission went around the length and breadth of the country collecting views of the people with some choosing to write to the Commission’s...

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