Imagine

Alison

Dr. Urban once blogged about a dentist buying John Lennon’s tooth.  I didn’t think too much about the story until I heard about it again last month on WAMU’s, Moring Edition, with David Green who said, “A Canadian dentist bought one of John

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Natural

Alison

“It’s a prevalent misconception that something ‘natural’ must be ‘safe’ to consume . . .” (p.17) is the quote from Thomas A. Viola RPh CCP that caught my eye in the, “AGD Impact” magazine Feb 13th volume.  

This is indeed a misconception that

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Gorillas

Alison

Today on NPR I heard a story about an attention researcher at Harvard Medical School. This fellow, Trafton Drew, tested how radiologists focus when they are looking for something specific.

Drew took, “a picture of a man in gorilla suit shaking his

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Deca-dent

Alison

I love old movies and I was recently re-watching, “Butterfield 8” which I blogged about March 28, 2011 at the time of Elizabeth Taylor’s death. I hadn't seen the movie for years before I blogged about it, and the way I remembered it was a

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Water

Alison

Nice clean drinking water is a luxury that we Americans often take for granted. I’ve always been a big water drinker, so I appreciate the fact that we have bottle water in soda machines now.  We should all drink lots of water every day, so I

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Smilodon

Alison

I love NPR. A few weeks ago while driving home I caught their weekly, “Another Thing” contest. This one was to come up with the best name for prehistoric toothpaste. I thought the responses were cute, so I am cutting and pasting excerpts from Lenore

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