Month: July 2018

July 10, 2018 0

What’s Really In Heal-n-Soothe?

By Stephen Callahan

Discussing physical pain is difficult for the families and friends of individuals who experience chronic pain, their medical providers, and those responsible for someone’s direct care. Apart from direct care, there are several other communities who approach this topic with varying insights: the general medical community, the holistic community, and even the local and federal government. With so many opinions, facts, research statistics, reviews, and communal interactions, there is a lot of information for those who seek to minimize chronic pain. read more

July 3, 2018 0

Marco Antonio Marques da Silva Talks Career and Personal Philosophy

By Stephen Callahan

Marco Antonio Marques da Silva has enjoyed a long career in both academia as well as the field of law. Born in the city of Itapetininga in 1958, he currently serves as a professor and academic advisor at Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo. Having graduated from the university after his undergraduate studies, as well as attaining both his Masters and Doctorate in law from the institution, his connection to the school is enduring. In addition to his work in academics, he also serves as a judge on the Court of Appeals in São Paulo. We had the opportunity to speak with Marco Antonio Marques da Silva on his pursuits in both law and academics, as well as the release of an upcoming book on basic human rights. read more