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Cadaver Dissection

Last week I got a job dissecting cadavers in order to get them ready for medical students to study during their gross anatomy course. Gross anatomy at our school is prosection based, meaning that our cadavers have been pre-dissected in different ways in order that each one might illustrate certain systems or structures. 678 more words

Medicine

Anatomy & Portrait Studies

Photo’s are from my suck camera phone but for the last week I’ve been doing studies. Particularly like the coloured pencil one, anyone got a favourite? 19 more words

What Is Addison's Disease?

When I was first diagnosed with Addison’s, I didn’t have much to go on.  The endocrinologist who diagnosed me just handed me a sheet of paper with a few bullet points on it.   1,945 more words

Addison's Disease

At Least Eight Men are in My Vagina, Possibly More: Vaginal Terms with Men’s Names

Here’s my list of men, for all to see: Caspar Bartholin the Younger, Gabriele Falloppio, Hermann Treschow Gartner, Ernst Gräfenberg, Arnold Kegel, Giovanni Battista Morgagni, Johannes Peter Müller, and Alexander Skene. 1,434 more words

Fascia Research - Studying Our Glue

It’s pretty amazing, really – the sheets and ropes that hold us together actually do much, much more. Like any other tissue in the body, fascia multitasks. 104 more words

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