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Anesthesia: it calls to mind surgeries, treatment of shock–the rendering of a patient unconscious and free (temporarily) from pain. But anesthesia has played an enormous role in the shifting ideas surrounding labor and birth in America generally–and right here in Cleveland. 267 more words
Scientists from Sweden have found a fossilised cocoon in Antarctica containing the world’s oldest sperm.
The discovery of the fossilised sperm found inside the walls of a 50 million-year-old worm cocoon has been branded “remarkable” by scientists.The findings, published by The Royal Society, say that the specimen is the oldest animal sperm ever found.Benjamin Bomfleur, a researcher at the Swedish Museum of Natural History, said that the discovery happened by accident. 145 more words
Blog by Anneliese Braunegg, student at Case Western Reserve University
Essay winner, USNA 287Q Gothic Science, SAGES 2015
Instructor: Dr. Brandy Schillace
Envision two women. Each is in labor, each is in pain, and each is accompanied by a professional caretaker who is assisting her in giving birth. 1,669 more words