Weight Gain

My weight going into surgery on April 14th was 165 lbs. I'm now within a pound of that starting weight!   In high school, I played soccer, lacrosse, hockey and was co-president of the math club; I weighed about 173. Freshman year in college I kept in shape playing rugby (and working on advanced quadratic equations*) until …

Week of July 21st – Best of Liver Lovers Unite

nprbooks: Today, July 21, is Ernest Hemingway’s birthday. To celebrate, here are a three things you may not have known about him: He (supposedly) invented the cocktail Death in the Afternoon. In a collection of celebrity recipes he instructed readers to “Pour one jigger absinthe into a Champagne glass. Add iced Champagne until it attains …