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What is a Trigger Finger?

A trigger finger is a painful condition that causes the fingers or thumb to lock when bent. If this condition occurs with a thumb, then it is called trigger thumb. 549 more words

Can the Raptors survive without their top scorer?

Toronto Raptors Demar DeRozan suffered from a torn tendon during Friday night’s game against the Dallas Mavericks, causing him to be out indefinitely. DeRozan was injured during the third quarter and didn’t return to the court. 85 more words

Missie's Story - Cipro Side-Effects

This is a very hard story for me to tell. It all started four months ago with what I thought was a bladder infection. I called the doctor and had him prescribe something over phone. 524 more words

I need a Pigs Bladder

Does anyone know where I can get a pigs bladder from?  I want to make Coffre de Volaille de Bresse en Vessie and a roasting bag just wont do the job.  149 more words


Muscle anatomy 101

Following on from my Nutrition 101 series it makes sense that we take some time to look at muscles. This post will be focusing on how muscles work, including basic muscle anatomy, how they generate force and how they grow. 742 more words


Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections: A Viable Treatment for RA Joint Damage?

My right elbow has been giving me troubles for over a year now and my rheumatologist referred me to an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hands and elbows. 735 more words

365 Days of Love: Day 84

I am naming this semester “The Semester of Medical Issues and City Adjustment.” Yesterday I found out that I strained my tendon and was put into a walking boot so I don’t further injure myself. 78 more words

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