Photograph is National Geographic Photo of the Day May 18 2014:

Sunday, November 23, 2014

U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Weekly Digest Bulletin (Nov 23)

After I changed the receiving e-mail address too late in the cycle, this week's bulletins didn't arrive. This version is cobbled together from updates on the FDA's web sites.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal - Volume 20, Issue 12 - December 2014 Issue Now Online


Technology Tuesday (Nov 18)

It's a short one. Had to stop due to hand pain and spend two days in braces.

CDC Emergency Partners Update: 2014 Ebola Response - November 19, 2014

CDC Emergency Partners

November 19, 2014

CDC Ebola Emergency Partners Newsletter

CDC has activated its Emergency Operations Center to respond to Ebola. Below, please find resources and guidance that we hope will be useful to you and your organization. Please share with your colleagues and networks.

Follow this link to see the update:

Friday, November 14, 2014

Environment Friday (Nov 14)

Solar cloth, adorable owls, food additives, China, the world climate fund, bird murals, greenwashing recycling, As The Ice Melts premieres everywhere until the end of time

CDC Influenza News and Highlights: Total Doses, AI/AN and Flu, NIVW Partners (Nov 14)

Influenza (Flu)

New Video About the Dangers of Smoking for Youth and Fact Sheets | CDC

OSH - GovD Banner

Shop for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace starting tomorrow; 5 steps to get ready | HHS

Dept. of Health & Human Services

Starting tomorrow, consumers can once again shop for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace

Breaking the social contract: a post on parenting

Although my childhood wasn't pleasant, it had one benefit: I knew not to repeat any of my parents' mistakes. Here's a summary of what I learned as a parent (since I turned out an astounding son, I get to give advice just this once).

Friday FTSidebar (Nov 14)

A tribute to John Doar, FreedomWorks 'explains' net neutrality, spoiling land 11,000 wells at a time, more cellphone spying, the Pope does unto the least of these, all about eels