Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Grinch That Stole My Gall Bladder

Well, nothing like promising a weekly blog and then promptly disappearing.  Actually, I didn’t really vanish. I just went off to join the half a million Americans a year who have their galll bladders removed—only I was doing it in Japan, in Japanese on the kokumin kenko hoken (national health insurance system). Continue reading