London in the Time of Cholera

Many of you may be familiar with the novel, Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez. This post is not about that book, but it is a nod to “The Ghost Map” by Steven Johnson. In today’s post, we are visiting London in the mid-19th century, to discuss cholera and one of … Continue reading London in the Time of Cholera

Throw Back Thursday: Asthma Cigarettes

When I was in high school, my doctor diagnosed me with asthma. I suppose that it was helpful that I had an asthma attack while in the office. Up until that time, I just figured the symptoms I had were a symptom of LEO (low exercise output). Shortly after my diagnosis, I remember visiting my … Continue reading Throw Back Thursday: Asthma Cigarettes