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Trial: Adam Matthew Digital Collections

We have trial access for several collections from Adam Matthew Digital specializing in online primary source collections for the humanities and social sciences until 11/8/17 . 365 more words


Low carb and me - My journey as a GP

Low Carb and me – my journey as a GP

“The doctor of the future will give no medication, but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.” 1,317 more words

Age-related leukemia almost inevitable: 70% of people over 90 have genetic mutations that could lead to leukemia

It is “almost inevitable” that your blood will take the first steps towards leukemia as you age, researchers show. The cancer is often associated with children, but some types become more common with age. 180 more words



My Hormone Replacement Therapy has begun.

I thought that I might have a few more years before I entered this territory. I already knew that I was at risk from an early menopause because of my bone marrow transplant eight years ago. 254 more words

The World Of Becky

Physicians and Radiologists, and other Contributors to Health Science, Part 9

Otto Heinrich Warburg, son of physicist Emil Warburg, was a German physiologist, medical doctor and Nobel laureate. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology in 1931. 119 more words


The Monk - Part 30

When Roman Laneg turned fifty four years of age both his parents had died: First his mother went, then his father followed her to the grave four weeks later. 2,189 more words

The Monk

Vegetative state and a few questions

After a distant acquaintance of several days had a brain hemorrhage, then two emergency surgeries and now continues to be in a vegetative state, one imagines from time to time but certain questions. 551 more words