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Sick leave

I have acute bronchitis.  I’ve been too wiped out to to do anything but sleep (and cough and wheeze).  I’ve been using an albuterol inhaler and I’m now taking an antibiotic.  (Sticklers for evidence-based medicine, take note: in this case the antibiotic may be just a placebo.  [See Fahey T, Smucny J, Becker L, Glazier R. Antibiotics […]