All posts by Dr. Sam Taggart

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    Good Day, I hope this note finds you well. Fifty-six years ago this week I went through my first two-a-day football practices in Augusta, Arkansas;...

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    With all due respect I beg to differ with Thomas Wolfe and his phrase; “you can never go home again.” My contention is: you can...

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    We all have people in our lives that have made a major impact: a parent, a teacher, a coach or a next-door neighbor. One...

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    Each morning I end my daily run with a three lap walk around the parking lot of the YMCA in Hot Springs. On the front...

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    In our family, holiday celebrations were never big deals; work came first, always. The exceptions were the mid-day meal on Thanksgiving and Christmas. The most...

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    The nature of life is change and as we age this becomes quite obvious.

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    This summer Annette and I had an opportunity to participate in an athletic event that turned out to be a wonderful experience.

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    I don’t know that I have ever explained why I begin my pieces with the phrase, “I hope this note finds you well.”

  • Notes From Dr. Sam

    For forty-two years I had the wonderful privilege of sitting, listening and dispensing advice to my friends about their health. Over that time I created...

  • The History Of Healthcare In Saline County

    When the place we call Arkansas was purchased from the French in 1803 there were very few humans in the region. In the following twenty...