True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life, through devotion, to something beyond himself.
Henry Miller

100-Year-Old Doctor Still Making Rounds

100-Year-Old Doctor Still Making Rounds

Nov 21, 2010-- Dr. Walter Watson of Augusta, Georgia sees a few patients every day. Then, he drives himself down the block to University Hospital where he still serves as chairman of his department. Why is this significant? He's 100 years old. From his first delivery in 1944 until 1995, Dr. Watson ushered in a small army of satisfied customers. Today, they're known simply as the "Watson babies." Having delivered 10 percent of the Augusta population, Watson's patients now range in age from 15 to 66 and their ranks are innumerable. "We went to a basketball game one night and he looked at the program and said, 'I delivered every one of these kids,'" laughs his wife, Audrey. (6940 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionWhen you turn 100, what do you want your life to have stood for? Take a step to move your life in that direction today.



Quote Bulletin


Perhaps if people talked less, animals would talk more.
E.B. White

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 164,153 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods May 22: Meet the Four Characters of Your Brain (3,569 reads) Jun 6: Collective Nouns for Humans in the Wild (3,096 reads) May 27: Buddha of Oakland (3,060 reads) Jun 4: The Moth: All These Wonders (2,719 reads) May 25: Talking with Kids About What's Going On in the World (3,094 reads)

More ...