On A Lighter Note

January 9th, 2019 Auto-surgery is not a frequent occurrence, especially in modern times. However, it does happen, and a Medical News Today catalogues some extreme examples. Cardiac catheterisation – Werner Theodor Otto Forssmann was studying medicine in...

December 20th, 2017 The fight against the ridicule of 'man flu' has been taken up by a doctor who  delved into the issue after growing tired of being accused of overreacting. The Guardian reports that in a treatise based on previous studies – some scientific, some...

October 19th, 2016 'Coffee' was the most tweeted food in the continental US between mid-2014 to mid-2015 followed by 'beer' then 'pizza.' Besides hinting at which foods are popular, tweets may reveal something about health, in that communities that expressed positive...
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