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Would You Trust A Sleepy Surgeon?

If someone is going to cut on me, I want to make sure they are full of vim and vigor. Sharp as a fresh scalpel. And that they had a perfectly, wonderful, full night’s sleep before they go to work on me. 531 more words

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Discordant sexual identity in some genetic males with cloacal exstrophy assigned to female sex at birth.

Authors: Reiner WG, Gearhart JP.

Journal: N Engl J Med. 350(4):333-341. Jan 2004.

Pubmed Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14736925

Free Article: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1421517/

BACKGROUND:
Cloacal exstrophy is a rare, complex defect of the entire pelvis and its contents that occurs during embryogenesis and is associated with severe phallic inadequacy or phallic absence in genetic males.

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Scientists Finally Discover How the Obesity Gene Works

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Scientists have finally figured out how the key gene tied to obesity makes people fat, a major discovery that could open the door to an entirely new approach to the problem beyond diet and exercise. 830 more words

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Scientists Find How Obesity Gene Works, A Clue To Treatment

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MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – Scientists have finally figured out how the key gene tied to obesity makes people fat, a major discovery that could open the door to an entirely new approach to the problem beyond diet and exercise. 590 more words

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Starting Treatment for HIV Early in Asymptomatic Patients Avoids Suffering and Death and Should be Available to All

The 8th international AIDS Society Conference (IAS 2015) in Vancouver, Canada is taking place and among the numerous interesting discussions and presentations, one presentation in particular was of great importance to everyone living with HIV and those who’ve been recently diagnosed and are asymptomatic. 326 more words

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International Bipolar Foundation: Preaching pseudoscience to the masses

Here is the International Bipolar Foundation, neck deep in pseudoscience:

http://ibpf.org/about-bipolar-disorder

About Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in a person’s mood, energy, and ability to function.

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Advocacy

You Can Not Baker Act Me for Heresy

Keep it up! Keep exposing yourselves. How many Christians, psychiatrists, and psychiatric medication users have tried to abuse California commitment laws to get me sent in handcuffs to a psychiatric facility to be forced medicated with diluted VX1 (antipsychotics/neurolpetics/nerve clamps over internet activism, I wonder… 254 more words

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