Watch out for leaky insulin cartridges, if you or someone you love uses an Animas insulin pump.
Animas, a unit of Johnson & Johnson, sent a letter to customers late last month that said some of its 2.0 mL cartridges might leak. I didn't notice that until today, when Bloomberg reported the action.
A band that joyfully celebrates and preserves the heart of Americana music, David Wax Museum has quickly warmed the ears of thousands. David Wax and Suz Slezak bridges Mexican folk with country, Americana and rock. The release of their sophomore album, Carpenter Bird (2009), placed the group on everyone's radar, and with good reason.
This winter, many airports have been hit hard by blizzards and ice storms. But unlike previous winters, no horrifying news stories have emerged about stranded airline passengers. Passengers have not been complaining about sitting amid overflowing toilets for 10 hours on a snowy tarmac.
If people could get in to see their primary care doctor for urgent problems when they needed to and could work with that doctor to manage their chronic health problems, just about everyone agrees we could save a lot of money on emergency department visits and hospitalizations, among other things.