“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”
Maire Curie, Scientist (1867-1934).
Wednesday, 7 September 2016
Worrying news last month for the bagpipe fraternity. A lack of hygiene and poor
cleaning of an instrument probably led to a fatal case of bagpipe lung or hypersensitivity pneumonitis.
Mould and fungi accumulated within the instrument were considered to be the
cause. For those few readers who do not regularly play bagpipe reels please
enjoy this link.