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A life well worth living

By Keith Cowing
July 22, 2008

Speaking Up About a Silent Killer, Washington Post

“Three times a week, in a plain red-brick building near the Pentagon City mall in Arlington, a machine keeps me alive. … Between the time spent on dialysis and other hours devoted to related testing, I reckon I’ve lost about a third of my life. My focus, though, is on the 65 percent that’s left.”

Editor’s note: The author of this article, Frank Sietzen, co-authored the book “New Moon Rising” with me back in 2004 and is the author of the forthcoming book “The Astronaut and the Fireman”.

NASA Watch founder, Explorers Club Fellow, ex-NASA, Away Teams, Journalist, Space & Astrobiology, Lapsed climber.