Holy smokes! I may have gotten a special advantage because of a life-long problem I’ve had.
A little bit of context. I was born with a compromised respiratory system. Thanks to a mom who smoked non-stop from the time she was about 16 until she was almost 50. And, she only stopped then because I informed her she wouldn’t be coming to my wedding if she smoked another cigarette.
Continue reading A side benefit?
When my first daughter was born, everyone was panicked about SIDS. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Oh, the police tried to pin the deaths of loved infants on the parents, since it was all a mystery. But, with time, we learned about this insidious problem.
Continue reading Box it up?
A tale I love telling. For several reasons. A potential method for treating cancer. And, the development was effected by chemical engineers.
Continue reading Cancer Breakthrough?
More finagling with Obamacare. TheDonald keeps screwing with the insurance companies so that PPACA will die. And, since he is clearly the smartest person in the world (do you think he drinks Dos Equis?)- NOT, he is positive that the world will believe that he didn’t kill it, but it died a natural death. (Hmm. Must be like the Nazis and KKK- that had a torch march on Friday night, threatened the Jews of Charlottesville (without guns while they marched, with guns by the only synagogue in Charlottesvile), and employed vehicular manslaughter (with 19 others maimed and hurt)- were the ones endangered and justified in their actions.)
Continue reading Fake Savings!
I know, I know. You’ve had it up to here about health care reform. But, this is important.
We know that the GOP has failed to repeal Obamacare. We also know that TheDonald will do everything in his power to make it fail- and try to blame that on Obama. Except any failure will be his fault. But, that’s not the point of this post. (I will be posting another discussion on this topic in 3 months, when Open Enrollment starts in.)
Continue reading Open Season?
OK. Today is the day for the WayBack Machine. And, that will be true for a whole bunch of reasons.
Continue reading I need to suck your blood….
I have run into this problem since grad school. What’s the plural of virus? Is it viri? Virus? Viruses?
Continue reading The age of phage?