Another example of why “cool” …

June 30th, 2010

Another example of why “cool” is king

“@wired: Microsoft’s Kin phone is kaput. @pgcat explains why: (via @gadgetlab)”

“@SETIInstitute: NASA prepar…

June 17th, 2010

“@SETIInstitute: NASA prepares for potentially-damaging 2011 meteor shower: Risk to spacecraft & satellites”

Apple Retail Store initial int…

May 19th, 2010

Apple Retail Store initial interview experience : fascinating look into the new retail paradigm.

Why We Make Mistakes: How We L…

May 9th, 2010

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Brilliant Article…

May 7th, 2010

Brilliant Article:
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April 28th, 2010

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April 28th, 2010

just gave ‘NOVA’ 3.5 out of 4 …

April 20th, 2010

just gave ‘NOVA’ 3.5 out of 4 stars on i.TV

just gave ‘Frontline’ 3.5 out …

April 20th, 2010

just gave ‘Frontline’ 3.5 out of 4 stars on i.TV

When is it time for Imuran?

April 13th, 2010

Over the past 3 years I have been on various dosages of Prednisone
( and Mestinon ( to manage the various symptoms of Myesthenia Gravis.

For about 1 year, post thymectomy, I was relatively symptom free and required a low dose of Predisone and Mestinon. It was really quite amazing, the thymectomy had reduced my Predisone intake from 60mg to 5mg and Mestinon from 12 x 60mg to 4 x 60mg.

Myesthenia is a disease which can go into , or come out of, remission of symptoms without warning .
Well, after about a year my symptoms returned – focused in the bulbar area – the neck, mouth, eye and throat area.
So, my Neurologist increased the dosages accordingly – my symptoms started to get better for about 6 months, at which point we decide start to decrease medications. Again, symptoms remained stable for about 3 months but them flared up again.

It is because of the relatively unreliable effect of Prednisone and Mestinon that the decision to shift to the immuno suppresant IMURAN was made by my Neurologist (