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Over the Rainbow

Sitting outside, the sun is shining and the birds are singing.

It is amazing how alone you can feel outside in God’s creation and how good that can be sometimes. 59 more words

From a Minute to a Marathon!

I can run a minute.  I ran a minute twice today.  I currently travel less than a tenth of a mile in that minute so I’m not even eligible for one of the ’0.1′ stickers I’ve started to see on the backs of some cars.   506 more words


AndroGel and Stroke

According to its manufacturer, AbbVie, “AndroGel® (testosterone gel) 1% and 1.62% are controlled substances, available by prescription, used to treat adult males who have low or no testosterone.” The AndroGel website offers the following ten question yes-no quiz to see whether a man “should talk to” his “doctor about Low Testosterone:” 653 more words

Medical Malpractice

Pradaxa versus Coumadin

The prescription drug Pradaxa (dabigatran etexilate mesylate) is a medication which has been prescribed to hundreds of thousands of patients to thin their blood thereby reducing the risk of stroke and blood clots when they have certain underlying heart disease such as atrial fibrillation or heart valve problems, but not artificial heart valves. 729 more words

Medical Malpractice

So a update TW

This week on Tuesday I had my blood test. And brunt of it us that my haemoglobin is at 5. Anyway agreed on weds with my dr that I would have an iron transfusion if I could have it outpatient. 274 more words

Self Harm

Doctor Seeks Shorter Sentence In Child Porn Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A pediatric doctor who pleaded guilty to accessing child pornography is citing a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy as he seeks a lower prison sentence. 366 more words


Mildy deranged LFTs in the GP setting

A man in his mid 30s was invited to make a routine appointment to discuss his LFTs. 1,055 more words

Medical Education