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American billionaire undergoes surgical first, pleased with the results

NEW YORK—For the first time in recorded history, a patient has successfully undergone what is being hailed as perhaps the most extraneous surgical procedure ever conceived. 300 more words

Medicine

I'm back!

Hello internet!

yeah, I know its been a while… I promise it wasn’t personal, I’ve been super dooper busy being sick. Like really sick. As a generally healthy person its been really strange experience, and one that I do not care to repeat. 142 more words

Not for the Faint of Heart

                The most common surgical procedure in America is cataract surgery. The number one cosmetic surgery in America is breast augmentation. If we want to save money on health care perhaps if we didn’t do so many eye surgeries we wouldn’t have to do so many cosmetic surgeries to help us all look better. 758 more words

Health

I Left My Appendix in A Coruña

Expect the unexpected.

You can say that again. Never had the thought crossed my mind that I would have to undergo surgery anytime soon. Especially while in Spain. 1,470 more words

Spain

Writing Workshop Wednesdays (10)

My English 111 classes recently read Alice Walker’s “Beauty:  When the Other Dancer Is the Self,” which revolves around an eye injury a young Walker received at the hands of her brother.  82 more words

Writing Workshop Wednesdays