Saturday, November 14, 2009

if the questions or results cause me distress...

So I'm taking this survey online.   Purely personal business, no corporate secrets being disclosed.  I get this as part of the initial information before I can even get started ...

"If the survey questions or results of the survey cause me any distress, I may contact the National Mental Health Association at 800-969-6642. "

I guess you can't be too careful these days.

mass production of living tissue, yes !

the "meat band-aid"
made by organogenesis ...

if you cut it,  it self-heals.  

Monday, November 09, 2009

2 easy reads

The original short story on which the movie "the box" is based, by Richard Matheson:

Jean-Dominique Bauby's story
of the diving bell and the butterfly - also made into a movie,0,0,B/frameset&FF=tdiving+bell+and+the+butterfly&5,,5

Read the book first - it's a short easy read.