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The Shape Women Want and the Cuban Missile Crisis

I will be the first to admit that I have a habit of saying dumb things. For example:

I did tell my wife, when she was in the early days of being pregnant with our daughter: “you don’t really even look pregnant, you just look a little bit fat.” 937 more words


In education, being disruptive doesn't sound all that great

Lee Fang recently published an article at TheNation.com exposing the big push by Wall Street to further privatise public education in the US. Here’s a couple of quotes: 494 more words


ADHD: A Holistic Approach

A Personal Note

This term (ADHD) recently entered my life. My five (5) year old daughter is being tested and observed for the next several weeks, as her teachers and those close to her have come to realize that she is a strong candidate for the disorder. 940 more words

Healthy Body

A Week Has Passed

Sixth October, 2014. A monday. The day before my 32nd birthday, no less. Three years either yesterday, or to the day, since my muchly missed nan passed on – they couldn’t be sure, they said.  625 more words

Morf's Story

Learning About Amphetamines

I am learning all about Amphetamines today. I want to make sure I know what I can about it. I think there are some kids in my program that our messing with it. 271 more words


En pille for bedre konsentrasjon

Lei av at studietiden går med til Facebook-titting? Ta en pille.

Kronikk i Universitas 13. februar, skrevet sammen med Ole Martin Moen. Dette innlegget skapte ikke overraskende en del debatt. 539 more words


A life without Ritalin - ‘It’s just not possible in this society’: Dutch students' attitudes towards prescription stimulants use, abuse and misuse

By Marte Ydema

Ritalin is a prescription stimulant drug developed for treating attention disorders like ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder), but it is increasingly used by students for studying purposes. 5,453 more words

Body And Mind