Why Smokers Have the Right Idea

The place where I work has lately seemed to wage war against smoking. Within a couple of days, they announced a new insurance policy that would require smokers to pay an additional $75 a month [...]


My Review of Canker-Rid

I wrote previously about the bee product propolis, and it’s reported benefits for canker sores.  Researching it further, I ran across Durham’s Canker-Rid, from Durham’s Bee Farm [...]


Is Lysine Working…?

As I reported recently, I’ve been experimenting with Dunham’s Canker-Rid and taking Lysine.  And I’d love to give you a full review of my experiences with them… But I [...]


I need an intervention.

It’s time to come clean.  I am an addict. I’ve been addicted since I was a child.  I have engaged in this behavior almost every day for as long as I can remember.  It’s affected [...]


Trading pain for pain

Last year, I had the unbelievable luck to get a kidney stone.  It was awesome. And by awesome, I mean something that made me pray for sweet death. I’d never had one before, and it felt [...]


The Upside

I once knew a girl – a friend of my girlfriend at the time –  who lived in another state and I didn’t see very often.  One day she came to visit and I’d noticed that [...]


This one time, at band camp…

…I had the worst ulcer of all time (cue Kanye West impression). When I was in high school, I was in marching band.  More than that, I was the drum major.  I was the head band geek.  Which [...]

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