The small organ that can cause big trouble.
The vermiform (worm like) appendix is a finger-like projection off of the base of the cecum, it can become inflamed and require surgical removal. 288 more words
There was a very important piece that was missing from the Chicago Blackhawks lineup this weekend!
Goalie Corey Crawford was out because he need to have emergency surgery for appendicitis! 103 more words
So, do you remember some of the ‘scary stories’ or gossips you were told as a child growing up? If you were ever told some of them, your childhood must’ve been fun and a bit torturing. 638 more words
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“When I was little, I always wanted to spend a few nights in hospital. Not for anything deathly serious, something minor. Just the thought of getting lots of visitors bringing flowers and chocolates and ‘Get Well Soon’ cards so exciting and you would feel so special!”