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If You've Had Your Appendix or Tonsils Removed You're More Likely To Get Pregnant

Ladies, if you’ve had your appendix or tonsils removed – you’re more likely to get pregnant according to a new study!

USAToday.com published the reports of the study that found that women who have had an appendectomy or  tonsillectomy are more likely to get pregnant! 120 more words


Today In Music History: Concert For Bangladesh And An Appendectomy For Elton John

Much has happened in the music world on the first of August.

2013 – Elton John had an appendectomy.

2010 – Aretha Franklin breaks two ribs and cancels concert dates. 161 more words


What are the Treatment Options for Appendicitis?

Appendicitis is one of the most common conditions requiring surgery today.  It is said that one out of 15 people in the world have suffered from appendicitis at some point in their lives.  598 more words

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My First Appendectomy

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My First Appendectomy appeared in Stone Canoe (2012 Number 6), a Journal of Arts, Literature and Social Commentary published annually by Syracuse University. 1,223 more words

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Your appendix and Parkinson's disease

The appendix was long considered an odd little organ in the body. It was a potentially troublesome, rather redundant appendage to the lower colon of the intestinal tract, and biologists were baffled as to its true function. 885 more words


So I started getting depressed about not being able to do yoga for a couple of weeks to a month.  THEN I realized that hey, the good doctors weren’t telling me NOT to do yoga, they were telling me to not practice as I normally would.  932 more words

Addiction to Conviction

I skimmed another post on my blog reader—a really good one about slowing down. “Hmm, that’s good,” I thought. Then I clicked on the next one, just trying to catch up after a weekend where I had better things to do than sit in front of my computer. 1,221 more words