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The eternal aspyrin and some things that need to be known

Aspyrin ? Again ? Oh, we know, it’s the acetylsalicylic acid obtained for the first time In 1853 by  chemist Charles Frédéric Gerhardt and used to treat pain, fever and inflammation, which includes Kawasaki disease, pericarditis and rheumatic fever. Aspirin is also used long-term to help prevent heart attacks, strokes and blood clots in people at high risk

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Medicine

Conjoined twins at head were separated in Philadelphia

About 30 doctors at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, a few day ago last week, performed a very difficult surgery to separate 10-month-old twin girls, Erin and Abby Delaney of North Carolina, conjoined at the head, one of the world’s rarest such surgery and the first at that hospital. They are now in separate beds for the first time in their lives.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Medicine

How cannabis contributed to help a man who suffered stroke, in Australia

A Brisbane man was helped after stroke by controversial treatment after his family researches on media. His medical story is one almost unbelievable. Sam Goddard suffered two massive strokes after playing soccer at a corporate charity event on February 14, 2010, when he was 23 aged. He survived but as expected with big problems being kike a vegetable.

  • Written by Jerry Seward
  • Category: Medicine

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