ME i riksdagen

Idag skrev fem riksdagsledamöter, representerande fem vitt skilda partier, från (M) till (V), en mycket skarpt formulerad debattartikel om ME/CFS. De kallar bemötandet och behandlingen av ME-patienter en “pågående medicinsk skandal”. Det är starka ordalag av riksdagsledamöterna, varav tre är läkare. Stor heder åt dem. De har bildat ett nätverk i riksdagen till stöd för …

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Equinox +1

The weather was very fine today, and quite warm. Not much sign of autumn yet, except a slightly cool wind. I had a walk today to a place I’ve never been before. Here’s a view from the walk: It was just a few slow kilometres, but I got exhausted, as usual. It is a thin …

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Yogurt Capitalism

This post is not about the movie character Yogurt from Spaceballs and his obsession with merchandising. It is about yogurt, the milk product. Every day I eat yogurt, and always the “plain” types. Then I add whatever stuff I want, such as nuts, berries or raisins. Or none at all. That gives me choice. I …

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Horsemeat

I guess no one has missed the big brouhaha about horsemeat in readymade dishes from Findus. I have not followed it very much, since I do not ever buy such products. There are many issues converging in this. It has been mentioned that some horses are medicated with stuff that makes their meat unhealthy for …

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