Fighting COVID-19 requires a personal, empathetic, and non-judgmental approach

T.E.A.C.H. (Trust, Empathy, Authority, Clarity, Honesty)

I suppose I should start with some good news. As of July 18, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that 59% of the adult United States population have been fully vaccinated, and 68% have received at least one dose. On average…

One man’s crusade to tackle the norms of phubbing and distracted walking

It’s no secret that most people can’t handle their technology.

Take digital watches. Back in 1978, author Douglas Adams commented that the earth’s “ape-descended life forms are so amazingly primitive that they still think digital watches are a pretty neat idea.” As a child at the time, I took umbrage…

The Strange Reverse Politics of the Mississippi Alluvial Plain

Any casual student of the American democratic experiment would be forgiven for believing that our country’s wacky electoral college system is an accurate description of state identity. Every four years, the TV networks depict the electoral college map with clearly defined blocks of bright blue and red. …

A Hot New TV Drama Coming to My Imagination Near You

When I was a little boy, I wanted to be a scientist, mostly because both my parents were scientists, and I understood the career path. I loved science, I loved visiting their research labs, and I presented kick-ass projects at the local science fair.

At no time in my youth…

Zev Winicur, PhD

Medical Science Liaison in the pharma industry. Former technical writer, science writer, and market research analyst. General data enthusiast.

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