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A New Way of Looking at Myself

I have always enjoyed sports.  Playing sports, watching sports, coaching sports…anything sports I enjoyed.  I’m sure that I am like most people in the since that I have grown older I lean more and more to the “watching” side of sports.   834 more words


Watch that Waistline!

Women with a waist measurement of 30 inches or more have twice the risk of coronary heart disease than their slimmer counterparts, according to a study from JAMA. 135 more words

Blood Pressure

Must be excited... or alien

My blood pressure is apparently 177 over 168… with a pulse rate of 195. And that’s me just sitting. Imagine if I were to stand up! 12 more words


ස්ටේතස්කෝපයක් හෙවත් වෙද නලාවක් යනු කුමක්ද? (What is a Stethoscope?)

රෝගීන් හා අනෙක් පුද්ගලයින් වෛද්‍යවරයෙකු හඳුනාගැනීමේදී භාවිතා කරන ප්‍රධානතම සංකේතයක් වන්නේ ස්ටේතස්කෝපය හෙවත් වෙද නලාවයි. 1816 දී ප්‍රංශ ජාතික වෛද්‍යවරයෙකු වූ රේනේ ලීනෙක් (Rene Laenec) විසින් කාන්තාවන්ගේ ලය පිරික්සීමට නිර්මාණය කල වෙද නලාව, අද වන විට වෛද්‍ය වරුන්ට නැතිවම බැරි උපාංගයක් වී හමාරයි. 56 more words


The pressure is building. 

5:00am cst my phone strums the wake up song. I’m already semi conscious. It’s day one of orientation.

I decided to get up extra early because I wasn’t sure if the person at the hotel desk meant breakfast could be picked up after 5am or only at 5am. 1,340 more words


Chilli con Corazón

Is red meat really unhealthy?

Conflicts of interest: I really enjoy eating red meat

“A healthy diet is a predominantly plant based diet but supplemented with meat and this can include red meats (but not processed meats)”

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Late Registration

One thing I failed to mention over the past couple of weeks is the drama surrounding Spencer’s efforts to register for the SAT so he can complete his application to university. 328 more words