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Dispensary/Chemist/Pharmacy/Farmacia/Drug Store: what do you call it?

Whatever name you use, I think (hope) the place you go to get medicine, etc., isn’t quite like this.

The photos are from the wonderful Herberton Village Museum. 43 more words



Pain hurts. Whether it be physical, mental or emotional, pain is something most people try to avoid. But is that wise? Running from distress does nothing to end it. 374 more words


The Elephant

A trip to Mayo revealed
suspicious growths on his lungs.
A lifetime smoker,
at eighty-six he did not need to
be told what that meant. 154 more words


Scandalous Women: Book Review: Two New Books on Hollywood Scandals

Title: Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood

Author: William J. Mann

Hardcover: 480 pages

Publisher: Harper (October 14, 2014)

Language: English… 313 more words


Mice, Morphine, and Other Essentials of a Mad Scientist #5 - Ted

In this past week, I continued to develop a working protocol for my research. The kidneys, livers, and lab materials that I will be using have not been ordered yet, for there are still some crucial areas of the protocol to further figure out. 269 more words

Westtown School

May I Die?

The plight of Brittany Maynard has brought public attention again to the issue of patient control of his or her destiny, particularly as it relates to the timing and management of one’s own death. 964 more words

A vicious cycle.

I have spent two days in so much pain I could barely stand up. On hip is sending pain down to my ankle. No matter what I do it just gets worse. 250 more words

My Daily Struggle