What’s it like to wake up during oral surgery?

Austin Realtor Jason B. Long, now 36, had problems with his teeth growing up. By age 14, he’d lost all his baby teeth, but his eyeteeth were not coming in. His dentist told him he’d need to drill up into his nose area, attach chains to his eyeteeth and link braces to the chains to force … Continue reading

What’s it like to live through a 9.0 earthquake?

American Jason W. Long moved to Japan to teach English in 2005. Earthquakes are a common occurrence in his part of the country, so Long is accustomed to feeling the ground shake. What he wasn’t expecting was the 9.0 earthquake and resulting tsunami that struck Japan on March 11, 2011. The tsunami did not make it as far … Continue reading