Voice from the Middle

Things I learned this Week

Fasciitis is spelled with three “i”s and two of them are next to each other. (mind blown)

In 2016, the CDC estimates that 64,000 people died from the opioid overdose. That’s more than the number of people killed in Vietnam and Iraq wars combined.  That’s 20 times the number of people killed in 9/11 and is why retired U.S. Navy Admiral James “Sandy” Winnefeld says this epidemic is a national security threat.

Snicker ice cream bars are worth the calories.


By Debra Happe

Debra Happe is a writer and marketing professional based in Des Moines, Iowa. Debra does business, magazine, and freelance copywriting work. Specialties include science-based, environmental, and technological. Connect on LinkedIn for professional inquiries.

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