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PEM Monthly Review 1 - April 2015

The world of FOAMed is exploding – there are so many quality resources out there that even figuring out where to start can be intimidating. 364 more words


Gallbladder Attack May Seem Like Heart Attack

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – You may have heard people say they were having a gallbladder attack or perhaps you have suffered one yourself and not known what it is. 124 more words

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Right lower quadrant abdominal tenderness is the first cue for acute appendicitis.



Miracles Of Modern Medicine

Alliteration aside, have you ever stopped to think about medical practices? I know I really haven’t, because they’re just sort of there, and they have been. 803 more words

Boys volleyball: Talented Bridgewater-Raritan out to finish what it missed last season

Finding a turning point for last season wasn’t very hard when it came to the Bridgewater-Raritan High School volleyball team.

The Panthers went 0-4 May 10 without starters Dan Gallagher (appendicitis) and Mitchell Repak (back) at the “Super Six Showcase’’, a gathering of New Jersey volleyball royalty at St. 489 more words


Five for Friday.

What a week! Recovering from a serious illness is tough work, lemme tell you. Thankfully, I had so. much. going on, I didn’t have much time to even think about how pitiful I was. 571 more words

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Straight, No Chaser: Appendicitis – A Whole Lot over Quite a Little…

There’s not much that causes as much legitimate angst in parents as a child with appendicitis. In case you don’t know what the fuss is all about, the appendix is a 3 1/2 inch pouch on the edge of the large intestine near the right lower part of your abdomen. 454 more words