if you show fear, a monkey will bully you
Thursday, 18 July 2024

In praise of the magical thinking that sustains our humanness

quote [ A sense of wonder, he says, leads us to change. It leads us to expanding our imagination, and it leads us to a space of creativity where we can, maybe, you know, devise things that can make life sweeter for us in the future. ]

Great text on death, medicine, old people, history, violence.
[SFW] [health] [+1 Interesting]
[by Paracetamol@4:26amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 6 July 2024

Physics Girl LIVE with long Covid

quote [ Dianna is Live streaming a day in her life as someone suffering from long COVID and ME/CFS. The purpose of the Livestream is to raise money and awareness for... ]

The US Department of Labor's numbers indicate that the number of people in the work force with a disability has increased by 30% since January 2021.
[SFW] [health] [+2 Informative]
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?Hypervaccinated? man reportedly received 217 Covid jabs without side effects

quote [ A German man who voluntarily received 217 coronavirus jabs over 29 months showed ?no signs? of having been infected with the virus that causes Covid-19 and had not suffered from any vaccine-related side effects, according to a study published in the medical journal Lancet Infectious Diseases.

The 62-year-old, from Magdeburg, Germany, whom doctors described as ?hypervaccinated?, said he had had the large number of vaccines for ?private reasons?, according to the researchers from University of Erlangen-Nuremberg who examined him. ]


Article in extended.

[SFW] [health] [+2 Good]
[by damnit@3:59pmGMT] [2 comments]

Sunday, 24 December 2023

?Zombie deer disease? epidemic spreads in Yellowstone as scientists raise fears it may jump to humans

quote [ Warnings that ?slow-moving disaster? in North America raises chances of fatal mad cow-type disease jumping species barrier ]

Every night, zombie staring, deer stuck in the headlights
[SFW] [health] [+5 Informative]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:02amGMT] [3 comments]

Thursday, 30 November 2023

Plants With Faces From A 15th-Century Italian Medicine Book

quote [ Watercolours of fantastic plants to cure every kind of illness ]

I have books to read on medicine
[SFW] [health] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:00amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 23 September 2023

Something To Sneeze At

quote [ The FDA may have just cancelled a whole category of over-the-counter drugs. Has the FDA removed cold medications from the market like this? ]

The best and FDA-approved drugs to treat
[SFW] [health] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [2 comments]

Sunday, 17 September 2023

The 60-Year-Old Scientific Screwup That Helped Covid Kill

quote [ All pandemic long, scientists brawled over how the virus spreads. Droplets! No, aerosols! At the heart of the fight was a teensy error with huge consequences. ]

It's an older article, but a fascinating write-up on how misinformation can become foundational to a knowledgebase.
[SFW] [health] [+6]
[by steele@12:45amGMT] [0 comments]

Thursday, 22 June 2023

?The Only Moral Abortion is My Abortion?

quote [ When the Anti-Choice Choose ]

Thumb via ? wait, there is another clawmarks image blog?
[SFW] [health] [+5 WTF]
[by Paracetamol@6:00pmGMT] [3 comments]

Saturday, 20 May 2023

Hot and Bothered

quote [ I?m specifically glad people are talking about brain fog. I had brain fog so badly that I couldn?t figure out the word for a butter knife, and I would get enraged like a toddler telling my husband, ?Just hand me the shiny thing!? ]

Some menopause facts from angry women in a book interview.
[SFW] [health] [+1 Interesting]
[by Paracetamol@7:56pmGMT] [4 comments]

Saturday, 6 May 2023

Is It Time to Quit Coffee for Good?

quote [ A growing chorus of concerned former ?addicts? are trying to wake people up to caffeine's negative effects. ]

I need a bomb, I need a caffeine bomb
[SFW] [health] [+3 Insightful]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:11amGMT] [3 comments]

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