The Magic of Food

I got the results from the doctor on my stomach issues - Clostridium Difficile.  I find the wikipedia article fascinating (yes, really): Because of my esophageal varices, I was put on a stomach acid reducer which gives me an increased potential for this bacterial flora to flourish.  Subsequently (or coincidentally), that potential became reality.  The …

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Surgeon Allegedly Burned Initials on Patient’s Liver

http://www.cfmradio.com/news/uk-and-world/20131224-surgeon-burned-initials-on-patient-s-liver/ (originally found via gizmodo.com) A surgeon has been suspended over an accusation that he branded his initials on a patient's liver. The letters were allegedly found by a colleague during subsequent routine surgery on the unnamed patient. It is alleged the surgeon used a beam of argon gas - for sealing vessels - to write them. Experts say …

RISE: Chris Klug

a film by Liberty Mutual. We have so much in common: PSC, Organ Transplant Waiting List, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Medal Awarded (mine was in the Boston Dragon Boat Races, which is very similar to Olympic Bronze.)