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The Body of My Soul

TW: weight loss, body image talk

Today I stepped on the scale and began to cry as I watched the numbers settle, barely reaching 100. I looked up into the mirror. 621 more words

GI system

Purpose:

Supply nutrients to body cells through;

INGESTION
DIGESTION
ABSORPTION
ELIMINATION

Organs and glands included in this system;

MOUTH
ESOPHAGUS
STOMACH
GALL BLADDER
PANCREAS
SMALL INTESTINE… 6 more words

Blending Food for Tube Feeding

We are now at 20 months of tube feeding with Miss Elizabeth.  Every day is a juggle to figure out exactly what she needs to grow and reduce vomiting episodes.  349 more words

G-Tube

Less transfusions, the better, platelet style.

Over 4 years, the Mayo clinic reviewed over 40,000 ICU patients, and sought to determine if prophylactic platelets for critically ill thrombocytopenics matter.

Of these 40,000 ICU patients, they excluded anyone who received RBCs within 24 hours prior to the PLT count that triggered transfusion “to minimize the risk of including those with active bleeding” … The primary outcome was essentially to determine if transfusing platelets led to more RBC transfusions, and, secondarily, all-cause mortality, ICU and hospital free days (among others). 292 more words

Mythbusting

Bezzie Mates

I’m doing a bit of work for none other than GamesIndustry.biz this week and next which, I shall admit, after a decade+ at MCV feels a tad odd! 43 more words

Freelance

Recipes to help tackle my PCOS weight- #1 Pea Soup

Guys, guys, I have something to share. I LOVE PEAS! This isn’t something that I’ve suddenly discovered; despite my obvious obsession with the fruit- yes fruit, something that 24 year old me didn’t realise until recently. 610 more words

Thebloggingpostgrad

Tom Sushi at Grand Indonesia East Mall Thamrin Jakarta

November 18th, 2017. What an honour for me to host an event in a new restaurant in one of the prestigious malls in Jakarta. Wow. I couldn’t believe myself. 266 more words

Food And Beverage