Oh no, OSHA: On audience awareness

Oh no, OSHA: On audience awareness

:: This is a blog post about audience awareness, and how it can be screwed up so badly. Today I read a mandatory online OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) hazardous materials training for employees on a large employer. Below is a screen capture of...
Why Health Insurance Causes Heart Problems

Why Health Insurance Causes Heart Problems

:: What follows below is a rough transcript of a conversation that I just had with a representative from my health insurance company. I waited on hold for 15 minutes before I was able to speak with him. Before I called, I searched extensively online for the...
Migraines and “Mainstream Healthcare”

Migraines and “Mainstream Healthcare”

:: Should the science war be waged in Michele Bachmann’s brain? Judith Warner’s recent op-ed in the New York Times pointed to a new way of thinking about the Bachmann-Migraine debate. I would first like to say that the way this debate became a debate in...