Michael A. Castello, MD, PhD

Child Neurology resident, neuroscientist, companion, technology enthusiast (carbon & silicon-based varieties), avid learner, passionate advocate.


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  • TrueNAS: Time Machine
    Ten months ago, I thought, “hey, I have a NAS, I should use that to back up our Mac laptops via Time Machine!” Naturally, I ran into multiple past and future bugs and now appear to have arrived at a working solution. Back in ye olde 2020, I encountered an issue where the entire NIC…
  • Vaccine Reactions
    Most reactions to a vaccine are not much to worry about, and even anaphylaxis is treatable.
  • Injustice
    You coaxed me out, Drew me in. I opened my heart to you. When you were done with me You cast me away, Left me exposed.
  • Rudford’s Restaurant Diner Deserves to Perish
    Fighting public health measures has only extended and worsened the pandemic.
  • Contact Tracing
    While only as good as the number of users opted in, contact tracing apps can help identify people at risk of COVID-19 exposure.