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What happens in COPD, exactly?

What is it?

COPD is a lung disease that impairs the normal flow of air for a long period of time. The typical symptoms include cough and shortness of breath. 663 kata lagi

Leprosy in India is still a big issue, but a smile does not cost anything

Just a day back…

They are sitting and having dinner. In the dining hall – many people. This is nothing special, I know. But this time it is different. 1.022 kata lagi


Vodka, 1. Santa, 0.

Alcohol won tonight over family night and Christmas lights. Somewhere between helping out a friend the first half of the day and attending a Christmas celebration tonight, my husband decided to ditch recovery. 315 kata lagi


A 'Dangerous' Profession

Innkeepers were considered to be their own best customers. They drank their drink and ate their food. Due to this, alcoholism and diseases of the liver were actually considered to be an occupational hazard and disease for innkeepers!


Isolation and the importance of a friend

Day 1 Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week

Day 2 5 day to day fears with IBD

Day 3

When I was young and in primary school I had plenty of friends and spent most of my free time out with them, or my best friends would be at my house. 659 kata lagi


Drug cartels turning to Africa – NDLEA boss

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has said that drug cartels are gradually changing their mode of operation by turning to African countries in sourcing narcotic drugs like heroin. 499 kata lagi


Review: Unlocked: An Oral History of Haden's Syndrome

Unlocked: An Oral History of Haden’s Syndrome by John Scalzi
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Fun fact: the copy that I read was part of a limited print run of 1500 copies, all of which were numbered and signed by the author. 306 kata lagi