Ask Me Why I Hurt: The Kids Nobody Wants and the Doctor Who Heals Them

Ask Me Why I Hurt: The Kids Nobody Wants and the Doctor Who Heals Them


The unforgettable inspiring memoir of 1 notable general practitioner who's saving lives in a so much unconventional approach. Ask Me Why I Hurt is the touching and revealing first-person account of the striking paintings of Dr. Randy Christensen. knowledgeable as a pediatrician, he works now not in a customary health facility environment yet, relatively, in a 38-foot Winnebago that has been refitted as a doctor’s workplace on wheels. His sufferers are the city’s homeless teenagers and kids.

In the shadow of an prosperous American urban, Dr. Christensen has committed his existence to taking care of society's throwaway kids—the often-abused, unloved young ones who live to tell the tale the streets with out entry to right wellbeing and fitness care, all of the whereas keeping off consistent threats from thugs, gangs, pimps, and different predators. With the Winnebago as his transportable scientific middle, Christensen and his workforce go back and forth round the outskirts of Phoenix, getting to the kids and youths who want him such a lot.

With tenderness and humor, Dr. Christensen chronicles every thing from the struggles of the van’s early beginnings, to the help procedure it turned for the children, and the last word reputation it has completed through the years. with his significant specialist demanding situations, he additionally describes the rigors and joys he faces whereas elevating a growing to be relatives together with his spouse Amy. via turns poignant, heartbreaking, and fascinating, Dr. Christensen's tale is a gripping and wealthy memoir of his paintings and relations, a type of infrequent books that remains with you lengthy after you’ve became the final web page.

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