Entries tagged as health

Life Under the Weight of Opportunity Cost

July 17, 2016, 4:30 a.m., last updated July 17, 2016, 4:42 a.m. Entry tagged as editorial , health and long.

This is a self-reflective post, interesting mostly if you want to understand what goes on inside my head these days. There’s no practical knowledge to be gained from it, no commentary on politics, popular culture. It’s meta.

My Brain, Apple and the Transfer of Fragility

April 8, 2016, midnight, last updated March 29, 2017, 11:10 p.m. Entry tagged as apple , editorial , health and long.

Let’s talk for a while about trust issues and data robustness. There’s really two interconnecting stories here so bear with me while I go overboard with the backstory.

I lost 26 pounds in 3 months

Sept. 28, 2015, 8:45 a.m., last updated March 29, 2017, 11:51 p.m. Entry tagged as BMI , cycling , fasting , fitness , health and weight.

In May I flew to Poland for my sister's wedding. Using the opportunity, I went for a nearby concert organized by my favorite pianist in the world. While there, I met a friend whom I haven't seen for years. She told me I looked fat.