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I'm Bored
Jul 17

Who the Hell Says Wellness Has to be Boring?


I used to hang out in an AOL chat room for people with cancer and their supporters. One complaint about being “healthy” was that “health foods taste terrible,” or “I’d rather die eating a double cheeseburger than a rice cake,” or “life’s too short not to indulge!” People are truly confused about boredom. They live […]

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Mar 01

Expiration Dates — What Do They Really Mean?


It turns out that the expiration date on a drug does stand for something, but probably not what you think it does. Since a law was passed in 1979, drug manufacturers are required to stamp an expiration date on their products. This is the date at which the manufacturer can still guarantee the full potency and safety of the drug.

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