I had a friend ask me recently if I could write a post about conventions-- sort of a guide for those who had never been to one before. That’s not what this post is going to be (sorry, David), because I don’t feel like I’m the right person to speak on that.Read More
Takotsubo syndrome (or Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, or “broken-heart syndrome”) is a sudden weakening of the left ventricle, the main chamber, of the heart. It is caused by a strong emotional upheaval, whether it be negative or positive. Indistinguishable from a heart attack, it seems to only occur in women, and can be fatal.
And to be honest, I’m concerned.Read More