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Folding at Home CPU Efficiency: Multi-Core Intel Q6600

In the last post, I showed how environmentally unfriendly it is to run just the uniprocessor client.  In this post, I’ll finish off the study about # of CPU cores vs. 245 more words

Computer Efficiency

A simple request

Today’s post is a little different than the normal.  Today I want to ask something of you.  So for those of you who have been following my posts, you’ll remember that a few weeks ago I talked about my business.   221 more words



In honor of #RareDiseaseDay2015, the FH Foundation has created this beautiful infographic about HoFH.  Click on the word “infographic” above to be taken to the file on their page with live links.   76 more words


Turn Turn Turn —

Trigger warning: Brief mention of weight loss.

Stars, please shine the way for me
Show the one that I have followed
To see how far I’ve come. 2,256 more words


Lived Experience: Part 2 —

Trigger warning: Discussion of weight, eating disorders, health and weight loss.

Yesterday, we heard from seven women who shared their experiences with the social determinants of health (SDH) and how it has affected their self-care. 1,713 more words


Left Behind —

Trigger warning: Discussion of diet and exercise as healthy lifestyle approaches.

Yesterday, we heard from Dr. Dennis Raphael, an expert on the social determinants of health (SDH). 5,114 more words


Lived Experience: Part 1 —

Serious trigger warning: Frank discussion of health, weight loss, weight loss surgery and eating disorders.

When I first began putting together a roundtable of Health at Every Size® (HAES) experts to discuss the social determinants of health (SDH), several people recommended that it would be valuable to have a similar roundtable with people who have felt the negative impact of the SDH. 4,847 more words