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One on the sweet stuff.

I was asked by a pal to write a blog about honey. Sounds boring, right? Just like sugar, right? Bees make it, so what, no big deal, right? 565 more words


Inching closer to discharging an ICH from the ED?

A few years ago, I was with an attending who was discharged a pediatric patient.  Staff in general seemed hesitant, but this was a well-loved doc who’s reply was somewhere along the lines of, “this kid looks great! 485 more words


Are There Really Consequences to Pornography Addiction?

Studies show that pornography can have similar effects to drugs and can kill your ability to feel love as powerfully, leading to dissatisfaction with your partner, (now and/or in the future). 647 more words


PA's- making Ada Plumer Proud.

Many years ago, nursing was not allowed to place IVs. Now, in some places, they place ultrasound guided PICCs, and in a handful of places, ultrasound guided central lines.   501 more words


The Ketamine vs All battle continues

ketamine. Ketamine. Ketamine! KETAMINE!!!!

Is there anything the SoMe wonderdrug can not do? I mean, isn’t the answer *always* ketamine?

This is a single center, randomized, prospective parallel study for patients aged 18-70 with moderate to severe acute, traumatic, orthopaedic pain with pain scale >80 on VAS. 318 more words


Mythbusting Series: Pasta

Bear, what are you gonna eat today for lunch?

Pasta :D

Again??? Do you Italians eat pasta every day?

Most of us. It’s not that we always eat pasta, but yes, we eat a lot of it.  809 more words


Mythbusting Series: Italian Spices

Goldilocks and I chat a lot about food. And we found out there are a lot of common beliefs Americans have about Italian food that really don’t exist in Italy. 740 more words