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6/15/17 at HUP: an approach to weakness, HMG CoA reductase Abs

Rheumatologist extraordinaire Mike George was kind enough to help us through a case of a middle-aged woman with weakness who was ultimately diagnosed with a… 86 more words

Morning Report: Cold case 6.27.17

Jin Packard presented a very interesting case about acute hepatitis! Thank you Jin, for admitting overnight AND presenting an awesome case. Thank you to Dr. Wong for offering his expert opinion. 91 more words

Gastroenterology

Oops! I Did It Again....

“MOM*!!!! Gross. Say ‘Excuse me…'”

“What?”

“You farted!”

“Nah….”

Technically she’s right. I did fart, not that I would ever admit it out loud. It just sort of escaped. 269 more words

Parenting

Glycaemic Index in food choices

GI definition according to betterhealth.vic.gov.au:

Carbohydrate-containing foods can be rated on a scale called the glycaemic index (GI). This scale ranks carbohydrate-containing foods based on their effect on blood sugar levels over a period of time – usually two hours. 410 more words

Nutrition

Quote of the day, June 24

Gilda Radner, on dogs

“I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me, they are the role model for being alive.”

General

Migraine, Headaches, magnesium and steps to cure

>How do I tell the difference between a headache and a migraine?
A migraine is a common and especially debilitating type of headache, usually characterized by neurological symptoms called an aura, one sided pain and/or nausea.

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Health