This is a hybrid blog, online notebook, and scrapbook that will evolve over time. I collect items of interest covering History, Philosophy, Current Events, Politics, and whatever else captures my fancy.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
This is NOT Harry Potter. This is Hogwarts School of Grid Down Medicine. And Thyroids!
Hat tip to WRSA for making me aware of this website. I have added it to the blogroll
Hogwarts School of Grid-Down Medicine and Wizardry was created for the citizen that has concerns about health, well-being, and medical care in a grid-down scenario. The authors’ intent is to demystify basic medical care to help fellow citizens become more resilient in a long-term emergency, should the normal systems for medical care be disrupted.
It is the intention and hope of the authors that “Mad Max” scenarios don’t happen, and by using education and outreach about basic medical care to all citizens, said scenarios remain fiction and civilization thrives instead.
What grabbed my attention was the following two articles:
Too many people in my life have thyroid issues. I dare say that what ever is causing it is one of the most under reported medical stories in this country. There could be various reasons for it. Most people do not understand the importance of the thyroid.