Posted Mar 6, 2023
Of all the times to have to go back to: the early stages of the Covid-19 pandemic. I can't even change the lemonade stuff after my name. The system won't let me change my preferences.
I would love it to say, Paulh, vaccinated against the Omigod Variant. Maybe I'll think of something better tomorrow, but that's it for today
Fruit and vegetable shortage in the U.K.
Posted Feb 28, 2023
Comic Stephen Colbert has mentioned the shortage of fruits and vegetables in the U.K. until May because of poor weather in Spain. Colbert suggest planting these things on the plain, where the rain in.
Here come the cicadas
Posted Mar 27, 2021
In parts of the eastern U.S., a very large brood of cicadas (Brood X) is set to emerge in May and create quite a racket.
I've been vaccinated
Posted Mar 22, 2021
I was vaccinated an hour ago. I feel no different
My arm is no sorer than it was before.
I hate having to drive into the hospital district of Boston, but I'm back in one piece.
Some good health news
Posted Mar 19, 2021
For several months, my blood pressure was in the high 150s (systolic) and high 80s/l0w 90s. My doctor added a blood pressure medication to the one I've been on. This has brought my pressure down to 130/80.
I had some lab tests (blood, urine) while I was there, so we'll see how the rest of me is faring.