We are living through a dangerous time in the United States. Our society is fracturing along racial, but chiefly hyper-partisan factions. We keep hearing more appeals to violence and increasing hate speech of the other. This is particularly the case among Republicans at all levels of government and the partisan…

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I got my lab results back. Indeed my 1AC dropped from diabetic level to pre-diabetes, while losing two medications, including insulin. I also dropped some weight, like ten pounds and an inch and a half off my waist. I knew I had been losing the weight, and expected a slightly…

Back in 2002, I was diagnosed as a type two diabetic. I was given the standard guidelines and medications. It was the standard advice based on the belief that the disease was progressive. In effect, we knew there was nothing to do about it. It’s a progressive disease that will…

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There is another aspect to our food system that is darker, and far less well understood. Never mind we are likely living through the consequence of it. SARS-COV-2 is most likely a jump from an animal reservoir to humans. Yes, that COVID-19. Like SARS it is an RNA virus in…

Nadin Brzezinski

Historian by training. Former day to day reporter. Sometimes a geek who enjoys a good miniatures game.

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