Month: February 2016


Hormesis- Not a term you hear every day, unless you happen to live with a biostatistician who specializes in toxicology. Hormesis is a biological phenomenon whereby a beneficial effect results from exposure to low doses of an agent that is… Read More ›

Push Not Shove

I have never met Cass Sunstein, (economist, professor, former administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs during Obama’s first term) or his research partner, Richard Thaler but I am eternally grateful to them for their theory of “the… Read More ›

Philanthropy 2016

“Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or tinkling cymbal…And now stays faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.”- American King… Read More ›