Monthly Archives: February 2015

Acing The Negative Stress Test

Have you ever had a “stress test?” I had one just last week. The purpose, more or less, is to test your heart and make sure all is functioning properly. In my case, as a man older than, let’s say 35, my doctor thought it would be a good idea. And so off I went to the local hospital. The process is quite straightforward… First, they attach a bunch (I think it was 8) of EKG sticky things with wires […] Click to read more…

 

Are You Afraid Of The Wrong Thing?

I’m guessing you’ve heard about – if not experienced firsthand – the abysmal stretch of weather we’ve had here in New England over the past couple of weeks. After a December and good part of January in which it barely snowed at all, my town – a suburb 25 miles west of Boston – has received over 50 inches of snow just since the Academy Award nominations were announced last month (not that I am suggesting a connection). Indeed, in […] Click to read more…