Category Archives: Miscellaneous

The Voice of a Dear Friend

If you listen carefully you will hear the sweet voice of our Lord Jesus, as his words are spoken by apostles and prophets and carried to our hearts through the Holy Ghost. by Alan B. Sanderson, MD Many years ago … Continue reading

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Four Years of Latter-day Doctor

We will move forward, doing what we can to help people understand the faith that breathes so much hope and purpose into our lives. One post at a time, we will try to explain how this wonderful religion guides us … Continue reading

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John M. Stang Memorial Scholarship Fund

I am happy to report that my recent post about Dr. Stang has generated interest in creating a memorial scholarship in his name. This effort is spearheaded by Dr. Meredith Broderick from the class of 2003. I have personally pledged … Continue reading

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Fasting is Food for the Soul

The spiritual and physical health benefits of fasting. by Alan B. Sanderson, MD Once in the middle of my work day I sat down to eat lunch, which was some leftovers from dinner the night before. When I pulled it … Continue reading

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Healing on the Sabbath

A few thoughts about working in the hospital on Sunday. by Alan B. Sanderson, MD The first weekend of July at the beginning of my third year of medical school marked a significant change in my life and in my … Continue reading

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General Conference Roundup – October 2013

Church leaders spoke about mental illness and the human body at the most recent General Conference. by Alan B. Sanderson, MD Every six months a General Conference of the Church is held in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is broadcast … Continue reading

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Welcome to Latter-day Doctor

by Alan B. Sanderson, MD Welcome to Latter-day Doctor! This is a new forum to discuss topics related to health careĀ  and religion from the perspective of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. What does religion … Continue reading

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