Traveling to Benin as a Research Subject – Early Thoughs

Beninese vodun ceremony

Attending to ETVAX Vaccine Research I’m attending to an ETVAX diarrhea vaccine research as a test subject. I’m traveling to Benin for two weeks with about 20 other Finnish test subjects. As foreigners, we haven’t been prone to the ETEC bacteria that causes the death of millions of African children every year. I know, this is an interesting […]

7 Lessons of Love

Love lessons

1. True love is (American media) propaganda Anything can happen but it’s better not to blindly believe what American tv-shows tell us. In many cultures romantic love is seen extremely different than in the Western societies today. 2. When Marriage Was Invented, It Was Meant to Last 10 – 20 Years …Which meant a lifetime […]

Cry for the Planet

Human beings are walking into their worst environmental disaster. The climate is heating up. Oxygen levels are decreasing in the seas causing disastrous effects to flora and fauna. Rainforests, “the lungs of the Earth”, are being cut down and desertication is threatening our fields. Polar bears are drowning but even more worryingly, the melting of the arctic […]