A therapeutic index is a marker of a drug’s safety profile. The narrower the therapeutic index the harder it is for a drug to have its intended effect without having a serious consequence. For example, Warfarin – an anti-coagulant used for atrial fibrillation – has a very narrow therapeutic index. Not enough warfarin, and it … Read more
There has been a lot of focus on FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early), but I am here to tell you that you can experience a lot of the benefit of FIRE before you get there. In fact, I’d argue FIRE can be detrimental to your life, and that partial FIRE could prove to be a better solution…it just might solve your problems.
I thought about naming this post “Children on FIRE” or “Teachings Kids to Play with FIRE”… but none of those sounded right. Since I didn’t write this post originally, which was first published over at Physician on FIRE, I decided to tame down the title…. never the less, this is a really important topic that all parents should spend some time thinking about.