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Resolving the Water Shortage through Desalination


I met an interesting fellow over lunch today. After talking a bit about politics, he put forth an idea to help banish the specter of drought in the country by building multiple desalinization plants in the country. With 7,107 individual islands surrounded by a limitless supply of water, I'm surprised no one kicked around the idea publicly sooner.

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Eastern-Western Medicine Day, Part 2 – Ears, Nose, and Throat


With my lack of sleep and stress being taken care of by a combination of acupuncture and ventosa treatments, I only one more thing to take care of – my ears. So my next stop for the day was the clinic of Doctor Ramon P. Ramos, III.

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Eastern-Western Medicine Day, Part 1 – Acupuncture and Ventosa


It's been a while since I visited my doctors for a check up because I consider myself to be in good health, given my age. However, there are three things I do keep an eye out for – lack of sleep, stress, and clogged ears.

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Zhu Qiang Acupuncture Clinic


Not all acupuncturists are created equal. A typical acupuncturist will know where to apply their needles after you tell them your problem. But a gifted acupuncturist will tell you what your problem is without you ever uttering a word.

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A Watch to Consider – Timex Waterbury
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I've been wanting to get another Timex watch to replace the old Timex Expedition I retired ages ago. [ ... ]

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Garden Creatures
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