All posts by Jennifer Brokaw

Dr. Jennifer Brokaw worked for fourteen years as a board-certified emergency physician before becoming a private consultant, patient advocate, writer, and speaker on the topics of end-of-life planning, medical decision-making and medical advocacy.

Chemotherapy While Single

Rebecca is a youthful and athletic 57. Although she's been single for a while, she didn't think much about it until last spring when she got the unwelcome news that she had Stage 3 breast cancer and would have to...

/ September 7, 2019
Over the Counter Medications for Constipation

The Big No Go

Bowel movements are one of the body's most essential yet complex functions.

/ May 1, 2019

A Few Thoughts About Cancer in Firefighters

It has become clear that cancer is more common among firefighters than the general population.

/ March 27, 2019