Translation of One of My Posts to Spanish

Mauricio Leonardo Fernandez contacted me about translating one of my posts into Spanish. He chose "Transitioning to Healthier Eating- Advice From a Mediocre¬†Cook". I was honored to see the result on the site http://www.ibidemgroup.com which posts "ideas worth translating" in Spanish. The link to the results is here. In addition to being pleased to see … Continue reading Translation of One of My Posts to Spanish

Our Marvelous Inner Ear Balance System (and its disorders)

The inner ear is best known for the cochlea, which converts sound into nerve impulses, for our hearing. But it also contains the vestibular system, which is crucial for balance. The vestibular system is responsible for detecting your head's orientation in space and its motion. Angular acceleration, or rotational motion, is detected about 3 separate … Continue reading Our Marvelous Inner Ear Balance System (and its disorders)

The Medical Profession and “Average” vs. “Normal”

My previous post expressed my sincere gratitude to the medical profession and all its representatives who have helped me through my most recent health adventure and all my previous ones. I still stand by that. But there is one area in which I'd like to offer some constructive criticism, in the face of our modern … Continue reading The Medical Profession and “Average” vs. “Normal”