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Re: Thanks to John and all here!!!!

Yet another example of why our children need to be taught as much math as possible -- to defend themselves from their doctors.

The doctors mean well, but a lot of them don't understand the math they are reading any better than their patients do.

I liked the explanation of this from the TED conference

Fun to watch for the likes of us.