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Stroke Awareness Month

by Mary Beth Daley, Staff Accountant

Most everyone has been exposed to the devastating effects and aftermath of a stroke. Most all of us have a close friend or family member who has experienced one of the three basic types of stroke. 436 more words


Congress Boosts Rehab, But Gives Opioid Pushers a Pass

One problem with having a Congress that is effectively controlled by corporate interests is that it finds great difficulty in taking any action against corporate interests. 544 more words


Love this Japanese Doctor!

Q: Doctor, I’ve heard that cardiovascular exercise can prolong life. Is this true?

A: Heart only good for so many beats, and that it… Don’t waste on exercise. 367 more words


Porta hepatis :

It is a deep fissure( hilum of liver) in the inferior surface of liver which acts as gateway for entrance and exit of different structures that include : neurovascular structures( except hepatic vein ) and biliary structures… 63 more words


My Brain and My Colon

The nervous system and the digestive system of all vertebrates operate independently of each other.

The digestive system (which is very complicated) has a mind of its own – and mixing it with the brain’s mind would have been a disaster. 305 more words


Chronic cholecystitis :

Case comes to you with:

A middle aged patient male or female comes with recurrent attack of pain in upper right quadrant for last 1 or few year. 693 more words