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The Mesentery

2016 was a big year in many ways: The Cubs won the World Series after a drought spanning more than a century, SpaceX landed a rocket on a barge in the middle of the ocean, … 1,472 more words

Offbeat Humor

Dr. Reginald Hill, PhD

Assistant Professor Department of Biological Sciences University of Notre Dame Website

Vajra Mudra - The Gesture of The Fiery Thunderbolt

Vajra means both ‘diamond’ (indestructible) and  ‘thunderbolt’ (irresistible force) in Sanskrit.

The vajra is also a ritual object in Tibetan Buddhism

Music: “Esotericism” by Xultrain Kaos: 7 more words


Sugar Dangers

I recently watched a video on the dangers of sugar. I was going through my FaceBook feed and one of my friends posted it. The video basically said that sugar is dangerous to our health. 257 more words

Physical Health

Not the festive period we hoped for...

Its been a stressful festive period in my house. Not because of the pressure of Christmas, but because Gizmo, my beloved (and usually highly naughty) one year old cat, was quite poorly. 1,597 more words


Befriend Your Pancreas

Before last Monday, I can’t say that I gave much thought to my pancreas. Asked about its location, I would have pointed to the general area of my stomach. 482 more words

Acute Pancreatitis

Acute pancreatitis is a sudden inflammatory condition of the pancreas. It causes pain and can even be fatal. Diagnosis of pancreatic problems can be difficult so treatment is often delayed because the organ is relatively inaccessible. 124 more words