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By Jim Slotnick

dwell existence and take not anything with no consideration. these have been the guiding ideas of Jim Slotnick -- adventurous, baseball loving, chess enjoying, jazz and soul tune aficionado. by the point Jim entered UCLA clinical tuition, at age 25, he had held jobs as some distance ranging as janitor, Little League umpire, morgue assistant, liquor shop clerk, stockboy, carpet salesman, brief order cook dinner, movie editor, and flower supply boy, and lived a lifetime of outstanding adventure with kinfolk, buddies, and lovers.

Jim entered scientific institution in 1981 together with his attractions set on a occupation as a “country doctor,” catering to these with constrained entry to caliber healthiness care. inside 12 months, he was once clinically determined with a deadly mind tumor. What was once an odyssey of facing the health and wellbeing care method and its practitioners, the expanding barriers and demanding situations of his illness, and his personal mortality staring him within the face. via all of it, he wrote. Jim’s stunningly compassionate, giggling out loud humorous, tough hitting account will amaze you. via all of it, he sought to make a true and optimistic distinction. And that’s what he did.

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