Do I Love My Wife? An Investigative Report
Right now, I'm stuck inside a whirring, clunking MRI machine at New York University. Six inches above my nose hovers ... I love my wife. At least most of the time. (Not counting when she makes me go see Henry Jaglom movies.) But what does that mean ...
Why do I have to keep clearing my throat?
Sinus inflammation, called chronic rhinitis, is the term we use for continual production of mucus from the lining of the nose and sinuses. While a running nose and constant throat clearing are ... Earlier this year my wife underwent a triple bypass ...
How do I drain my ears?
Sinus infections are very common, affecting more than 30 million adults in the United States each year. In these infections ... Chewing gum is a common way to try to keep the eustachian tubes open. You can also pinch your nose and swallow or close your ...
How Can I Warm Up My Feet in My Sleeping Bag?
How do I get rid of cold feet while in my sleeping bag in the middle of ... Store a pair in the foot of your bag to use just for sleeping, that way you won’t be tempted to sully them when your trail socks get wet. Or get a pair of these little beauties ...
An aspiring chef loses her sense of smell
Molly Birnbaum is the author of "Season to Taste: How I Lost My Sense of Smell and Found My Way ... when my bones healed but my nose stayed blank and mute, I wondered what I could do if I couldn’t taste. Could I cook? Would I want to?