10/04/2017 I am taking a basic EMT certification class. Due to the tragic shooting in Las Vegas, New York is making sure it has the emergency protocols and trainings in place should something unthinkable happen. So, I showed up to class, and now I'm in the news, showing the use of tourniquets, and pressure dressings. … Continue reading Controlling Bleeding In An Emergency
I love my new volunteer work. I get to push for health clinics to implement gender neutral bathrooms, and help gender variant people feel more safe and comfortable. Less anxiety. Less emotional tax. I see how my work matters each and every day. Nihil de nobis sine nobis.
I was a vegetarian for 6 years, and I have been a vegan for 8 months. Contrary to popular belief, getting protein is easy as a vegan. What I worry most about is B6, B12, and Omega 3-6-9 Fatty Acids, specifically, EPA, and DHA. I eat foods fortified with B6, B12, and I take vitamins. … Continue reading Kwashiorkor Protein Deficiency
Home treatment of an external ear infection (swimmer's ear) 1:1 dilution of white vinegar and water (~2.5% acetic acid), 20 minutes, twice a day, for 1-2 weeks. *100% white vinegar will leave your skin with chemical burns, which will take 5 days to heal, because the pH is 2.6. Prevention 1:1 dilution of white vinegar and … Continue reading External Ear Infections & White Vinegar
At 11, I learned of hatred in love At 15, I saw bodies sold in search of love At 18, I discovered selfishness masked by love At 21, I reprieved human faults for love At 27, I realized love never existed My eternal, romantic soul drowns daily, each second Stop writhing and accept it, like a … Continue reading Nothing Love