Hi everyone! Times have been wild since I have last written. I have been working at the same primary care medical practice, went backpacking solo through Argentina, Bolivia, and Peru, completed a part time post-bachelors program, and have been experimenting with some other projects and goals. ;) My two year anniversary at the practice is coming up soon,… More Not settling
I read the awesome article Bariatric Medicine: Seven Exciting Developments” by Sean Bourke MD on a flight from NYC to San Francisco last weekend. I identified with it enough feel compelled to summarize my favorite points for you all. Dr. Bourke is a bariatric doctor, meaning he works with those that are overweight or obese… More A Twinkie does not = 1.5 apples.
My blog is typically me putting my best face forward. I avoid complaining and revealing my negative emotions. Not because I want to fool anyone into thinking I am always happy and perfect, but because writing positive posts makes me feel more positive. I write what I want to feel or do or think, if… More How To Avoid Getting Depressed While Injured
Happy Monday everyone! I’m sorry I haven’t been blogging much lately – life has been hectic with midterms and whatnot. Meals have been pretty repetitive and and rather visually unappealing (but still tasty!). If you are interested in my breakfast recipe for savory pumpkin-tahini oatmeal, let me know… And this weekend I went to Fresno… More Botox, MSG, Salmonella – OH MY!
I am studying for my Food Chemistry midterm and I thought this would be the perfect time to share a bit of what I have learned. For the vast majority of human existence, until the last couple hundred years, humans have relied on plants and animals for food. Everything was in its native form; no… More Why does everyone eat crap?