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27 Doctors And Nurses Describe The Exact Moment They Realized Their Patient Was An Idiot

1. Put collard greens into her vagina

I had a patient that got a pretty nasty infection and became septic after putting collard greens in her vagina for several days because she thought it would induce an abortion.

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Hospitalization, Delirium, and Dementia

For our elderly loved ones who are hospitalized, one of the frequent but often unexpected results is delirium. The onset of delirium can occur within hours of hospitalization, or it can emerge gradually throughout the length of the hospitalization. 878 more words


Futurism |A New Malaria Vaccine Was 100% Effective in Clinical Trials

In Brief
  • The PfSPZ malaria vaccine was 100% effective in U.S. clinical trials and 48% effective in trials run in Mali, exhibiting a previously unseen level of sustained efficacy in that region.
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Some Immigrants, Fearful Of Political Climate, Shy Away From Medi-Cal

By Emily Bazar >>  ebazar@kff.org | @emilybazar

Some foreign-born Californians are canceling their Medi-Cal coverage or declining to enroll in the first place, citing fears of a Trump administration crackdown on immigrants. 1,232 more words

Neurodiversity News & Notes

Some Venting

I wasn’t going to write anything tonight because I found myself too mad about some stuff that I have experienced this week and I didn’t want to vent it all over you guys. 1,019 more words