My go-to ‘survival kit’ of herbal remedies ~ Part 2 of 2 :)

This is a continuation of the previous post, which was simply too cool to be limited to one post.  😉 The previous disclaimers still apply – educational/entertainment purposes only, not intended as medical advice, consult with your licensed healthcare provider, yada yada. So, without further babbling, here’s Part 2. 🙂 Holy Basil (aka Tulsi) – … More My go-to ‘survival kit’ of herbal remedies ~ Part 2 of 2 🙂

My go-to ‘survival kit’ of herbal remedies ~ Part 1 of 2 :)

It’s been a while since I’ve actually done a “helpful, educational” post, so I figure hey–it’s time. 😉 Before I get started, I have to issue my usual disclaimers.  Things like “even though I’m a doctor, I’m unfortunately not yours, so this isn’t intended to be medical advice” and “this is for ‘entertainment/FYI purposes’ only” … More My go-to ‘survival kit’ of herbal remedies ~ Part 1 of 2 🙂

Everything we’ve heard about nicotine is wrong

Evidence is mounting that nicotine might be the next “smart drug”. Yep, that’s right. Except that you won’t hear that – ever – touted in the US. Why not? I’m not sure–at least, I don’t have anything I can prove.  But I have my theories.  But I’ll get to those later.  Let’s start dispelling myths. … More Everything we’ve heard about nicotine is wrong

People do *not* just herniate discs in their sleep (unless…)

Uhhh, yes they do. If they’re me, that is.  Or any of the other 13 people on this planet to whom Weird Shizz like this happens. Don’t worry; I’m trying to figure it out myself. Here are the facts as I understand them. Sometime in July of 2015 (yep, going on two years ago), I … More People do *not* just herniate discs in their sleep (unless…)

The 10 most fascinating facts about the human body ~ Part 2

OK, so I get excited.  I guess I’m easily amused lol (grin).  And the human body most certainly ranks within my top tier of amusements (purely on a scientific, intellectual level, of course; I’m not into the Other Stuff). Without further adieu, I’ll pick right up where I left off on my last post; with … More The 10 most fascinating facts about the human body ~ Part 2

The 10 most fascinating facts about the human body ~ Part 1

Out of a total of 850+ posts I’ve ever written (not bragging, just having a reality-based Holy Cow Moment), this one is probably one of the most exciting for me to write.  I know I’ve been a little list-happy lately, and this post is no different, but I think this one is worth enduring yet … More The 10 most fascinating facts about the human body ~ Part 1