In the Spirit of Medicine: He Cooked Her Meals and Patiently Fed Her with a Spoon

Jul 8, 2019

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"Lowell would never say this, but deep in his heart he kept a lesson we all learn in childhood, but most of us forget. In order to find true love, you have to be true love. He was all of that to Joyce and he's ready to do it again."

In the Spirit of Medicine features the essays essays of Dr. Arne Vainio, an enrolled member of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe and a family practice doctor on the Fond Du Lac reservation in Cloquet. His essays on life, work, medicine, and spirit are published in News from Indian Country and you can find the link to this story here.

In the Spirit of Medicine is produced at KUMD with funding provided in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.