Today I Learned: Coral Snake Antivenom is no... →
The gist of the thing is that Pfizer decided that because there are so few cases of coral snake bites per year, it’s not profitable to make antivenom anymore. They stopped making it like 5 years ago, in fact, and so the FDA just keep extending the expiration date on the current stock (the exp. date is currently Oct 2012). Anyway, the moral of the story is that you should stay away from...
10 Tips to Save Money on Your Prescriptions →
moneyisnotimportant: 4. Consider the possibility of splitting higher-dose pills. It is a known fact that there is often very little difference in price when it comes to different dosages of pills. A 50mg pill will often cost almost the same price as the same pill in a 25mg dosage. Find out from your pharmacist if the medication you are using comes in different doses and if it is safe to split...
Blood, sweat, and tears have never been enough.
I encountered the #1 worst person I have ever met...
I’ve run into a lot of crazies and terribly rude people between working at Comicon and working at the LIO, so it’s pretty impressive that this woman managed to take the cake. I think she’s actually even more heinous than my winner of the title up ‘til now: the pharmacy employee who screamed at me that “medicine isn’t like cheeseburgers” when I was politely...
H.P. Lovecraft Answers Your Relationship Questions... →
jtotheizzoe: Learn to love and respect your Cthulhu. The key is really communication. And tentacles.
From Lafcadio Hearn's Kwaidan: "Mujina"
On the Akasaka Road, in Tokyo, there is a slope called Kii-no-kuni-zaka,—which means the Slope of the Province of Kii. I do not know why it is called the Slope of the Province of Kii. On one side of this slope you see an ancient moat, deep and very wide, with high green banks rising up to some place of gardens;—and on the other side of the road extend the long and lofty walls of an...
gingerhaze: piroshki replied to your post: Someone describe a Pokeyman at me I need a break… Okay, there’s Arceus. He’s pretty much a llama-goat with a golden wheel encrusted with jewels stuck around the midsection of his body how did I do shit Hahahahaha oh god hilarious
Sehnsucht.: I am a feminist. →
introspectivestardust: As long as women’s natural body hair is called disgusting and inappropriate while men’s isn’t, I am a feminist. As long as I can’t watch an episode of a popular sitcom without having to sit through multiple sexist comments or “jokes”, I am a feminist. As long as women have to face the rational…