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A little science, a little rant

She sat on the exam table looking tired an cranky. Otherwise there wasn’t much to note about her appearance—not young, but not old; not thin, but not fat; she didn’t smell of smoke or have pet hair on her clothes. A glance at her demographics sheet confirmed that she was middle-aged, domiciled, and employed—and uninsured.…