Big Nate — By Lincoln Peirce — at GoComicsPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged Sunday Funnies | Comments Off on Sunday Funnies
[…] DOMA undermines both the public and private significance of state-sanctioned same-sex marriages; for it tells those couples, and all the world, that their otherwise valid marriages are unworthy of federal recognition. This places same-sex couples in an unstable position of … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged LGBT, Quote of the Day | Comments Off on Quote Of The Day
Elk Grass from awesome and modest on Vimeo. Music video for the song Elk Grass by Pete Van Leeuwen. Featuring the backup vocal stylings of Suzanna Choffel. Sound engineering by Tim Edgar.Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Cool Video of the Week | Comments Off on Cool Video Of The Week
By Kristen Lawrence — Pediatric Alliance, Northland Division A quarter of a century has passed since I sat in a classroom trying to learn French. However, the flame of interest in learning the language was never really extinguished. Now, … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged My Story | 5 Comments
My good friend John Duffy, PT recently posted the following picture and comment on his blog: Hang this on your fridge and around your house….what a gruesome reminder of how much sugar is in that stuff. Tuesday, Duffy alerted his … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged childhood obesity, nutrition, obesity, prevention | Comments Off on When “Bad” Metabolism Is Bad
The question of whether it is safe to eat foods — especially meats — cooked on a barbecue grill has been the subject of controversy the last few years. Cooking meats at high temperatures causes chemicals called HCAs (heterocyclic amines) and … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged Taste Buds | Comments Off on Taste Buds — BBQ
Paul Offit, M.D. is well known in pediatric circles for his role in the development of a very important oral vaccine that we give to babies to prevent rotavirus infection (an acute, viral gastroenteritis that can cause severe vomiting, diarrhea, … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Is “CAM” Quackery?
“It’s not called the ‘cervical cancer prevention vaccine.’ Maybe it should be.” –Debbie Saslow, director of breast and gynecologic cancer at the American Cancer Society in Atlanta. (USAToday) Elizabeth Weise has the good news that should surprise no one: … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged HPV, immunizations, Quote of the Day, vaccines | Comments Off on Quote Of The Day ← Older posts