Category Archives: Recreation and Health

Biking at a Colorado Mountain Reservoir

Mary and I rode our electric bikes along the eastern edge of Horsetooth Reservoir and the Overland Trail in Fort Collins, Colorado last weekend. We couldn’t have pedaled the steep hills without electricity. Every reservoir in Colorado is overflowing and … Continue reading

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Revolutionizing Health Care Without Obama

Martin Makary discusses how to improve healthcare in his book, Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won’t Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care. I excerpted some useful parts in the remainder of this post.

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Japan Juggling Festival Championship Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dze9jG7wsao

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Kayaking Chile

Related posts: Extreme Bike Descent in Valparaiso, Chile Windsurfing in Chile

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Did Steve Jobs Die from Thiamine Deficiency?

Steve Jobs is famous for his tendency to live in a reality distortion field (RDF), as described by Wikipedia: RDF is a term coined by Bud Tribble at Apple Computer in 1981, to describe company co-founder Steve Jobs’ charisma and … Continue reading

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Windsurfing in Chile

Chilean Summer from Klaas Voget on Vimeo. Great video, action, scenery, and music. Related post: Why Tech Investors Enjoy Kitesurfing More Than Golf

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A Bike Trailer for Your Best Friend

I met a guy in Scottsdale the other day taking his dog for a ride on a DoggyRide trailer. The manufacturer says: DoggyRide is since 2003 the pioneer in dog bike trailers and in some markets the term has become … Continue reading

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Chilean Blueberry Growers Publish Nutrition Brochure

Blueberries are one of the most nutritious foods available and the Chilean Blueberry Committee has released a brochure with details about antioxidents, anti-inflammatory agents, improving brain functioning, and links to other info. Chile is the main source of blueberries during … Continue reading

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Health Care in Chile and the USA

After living 5 winters in Mexico and Chile, I’ve found that expats are surprised by the better quality medical care outside the USA. I expected this in Mexico because expats often are Third Agers stretching their pensions who need more … Continue reading

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Healthy Meal Plans: The Paleo Diet

James Kim writes guest blog posts for Food on the Table about health and wellness, elaborating here on my discussion of the diet of tennis star Novak Djokovic. – Mark No one knows the perfect formula for fad diets. I’m … Continue reading

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