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Better: Part Two

My heart is quiet. Peaceful. The turmoil I was pinned beneath only a couple of weeks ago has vanished. Medication is amazing. For me, it is the difference between tears pouring down my face and physical pain in my gut (that is mental pain manifest). 803 more words


Cigarette Smoke Makes Methicillin-Resistant Staphilococcus aureus More Aggressive | Medicine | Sci-News.com

Cigarette Smoke Makes Methicillin-Resistant Staphilococcus aureus More Aggressive

Apr 6, 2015 by Sci-News.com.

A new study, led by Dr Laura Crotty Alexander of the Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System and the University of California San Diego, shows that methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus exposed to cigarette smoke become even more resistant to killing by the immune system. 502 more words

Fictional Health Conditions

Disclaimer: This only lists medical conditions you’d find in fiction which most likely bear no resemblance to real life whatsoever. So don’t take any of it as medical advice. 6,426 more words


Type, Frequency of e-Cigarette Use Linked to Quitting Smoking by REUTERS


Two new studies looking at whether electronic cigarettes help smokers to quit their deadly habit have found that while some of them can, it depends on the type and how often it is used. 11 more words

Evan J. Zimmer MD

Medicine 2014

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It’s time to post your assignments.


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It Takes Two


My Parents’ House

I applied for several more places on different journalism courses across the country. I really think this is right for for me. 500 more words


Dr. Oz gets a proper vetting by some Columbia P and S faculty

I was once an intern in the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons system. 169 more words