Category Archives: Observations

AMA Calls for Ban on Direct to Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs and Medical Devices

This story is re blogged from a press release on the American Medical Association website. My take: This hopefully will help control prices of proprietary prescription drugs. ¬†AMA Calls for Ban on Direct to Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs and … Continue reading

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Could logging out of Facebook make you happier?

Dustin Grove Published: November 16, 2015, 4:28 am FILE – In this photo dated May 16, 2012, a Facebook logo is displayed on the screen of an iPad in New York. (AP File Photo/James H. Collins) Could staying away from … Continue reading

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Feds seek to ban smoking in public housing

Cigarettes in their package. My take on this news item is this current administration, proving to be the Socialists that they are, are trying to take control, even more. This will, if implemented, hit their core supporters the most, the … Continue reading

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Back To The Future Part II Tech Rundown

The movie Back to the Future Part II sent Marty McFly, his girlfriend Jennifer and Doc Brown from 1985 to October 21, 2015. Now that their fictional future has arrived, let’s see which promised technology predictions came true. And a … Continue reading

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Where Were You?

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Life is a journey

I heard a song on the radio, one I had heard maybe hundreds of times before, but this time, the lyrics got me thinking. Life is a journey (from the cradle to the grave). The journey, and the people and … Continue reading

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word of the day: Demagogue

Kinda reminds me of a lot of politicians… Wiktionary’s word of the day: demagogue: (pejorative) An orator or leader who gains favor by pandering to or exciting the passions and prejudices of the audience. https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/demagogue

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Teen who received kidney from his mum is told he can’t have life-saving drug – because it’s too expensive (From Bournemouth Echo)

Teen who received kidney from his mum is told he can’t have life-saving drug – because it’s too expensive Lewis Brimble with his mum, Su First published 00:04 Thursday 30 April 2015 in News Last updated 04:54 Thursday 30 April … Continue reading

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Spring is finally here!

Spring seems to have been dragging it’s heels a little this year, here in Indiana. It has finally arrived though. There are Daffodils in bloom, the Forsythia’s are too. Soon to be followed by the Tulips, that are in bud. … Continue reading

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