BA50 Looks at the News

Skip Your Annual Physical

Hre’s one thing you can already check off your to-do list for 2015–the annual physical. “From a health perspective, the annual physical exam is basically worthless.”   From the New York Times: Skip Your Annual Physical

The Benefits of Being Cold

Those lucky folks who don’t have to deal with snow and sleet and temps below 60 might be able to gloat from December through March, but we shivering fools may have the last laugh.   From The Atlantic: The Benefits of Being Cold

The Cold-Medicine Racket

If you go through the ingredient list of the myriad cold remedies at your local pharmacy, you will notice that the only real difference is the color of the packaging.   From The Atlantic: The Cold-Medicine Racket