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The Anatomy of the Shoulder

The Anatomy of the Shoulder

Thursday, January 13, 2011 5:22

The shoulder joint includes 3 bones: the clavicle (collarbone), the scapula (shoulder blade), and the humerus (upper arm bone) with two joints. These joints are the acromioclavicular (AC) joint and the glenohumeral joint which is the traditional "ball-and-socket" that allows complete range of motion....

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Tuberculosis (TB)

Tuberculosis (TB)

Thursday, December 23, 2010 4:57

Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease caused by bacteria whose scientific name is Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It was first isolated in 1882 by a German physician named Robert Koch who received the Nobel Prize for this discovery. TB most commonly affects the lungs but also can involve almost any ...

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Ascaris Lumbricoides Infection

Ascaris Lumbricoides Infection

Thursday, December 23, 2010 3:45

One of the most common parasitic infestations in the gastrointestinal tract is ascariasis. Heavy ascaris infections are most popular in children, and prevalence is alarming in areas where there is poor sanitation practices and hygiene. The highly durable ascaris eggs are the key for its survival in ...

Digestive Disease Specialists deploys Wolters

Digestive Disease Specialists deploys Wolters

Thursday, December 9, 2010 5:19

Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Digestive Disease Specialists, Inc. has selected its ProVation® MD software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding....

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Bad Breath

Bad Breath

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 0:43

Here You are Watch Bad Breath Symptoms Treatment Video Online.....

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Kidney Cancer

Kidney Cancer

Thursday, September 30, 2010 3:01

Kidney Cancer The kidneys are a pair of organs on either side of the spine in the lower abdomen. Each kidney is about the size of a fist. Attached to the top of each kidney is an adrenal gland. A mass ...

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Liver Disease

Liver Disease

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 2:45

Liver Disease Common Characteristics of Liver Disease What are some common liver disease symptoms? Liver Disease When ...

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Motion Sickness

Motion Sickness

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 2:32

What is motion sickness? Motion sickness is a very common disturbance of the inner ear that is caused by repeated motion such as from the swell of the sea, the movement of a car, the motion of a plane in turbulent air, etc. In ...

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Drug Abuse and Addiction

Drug Abuse and Addiction

Monday, September 27, 2010 1:19

What is drug addiction? Addiction is a chronic, often relapsing brain disease that causes compulsive drug seeking and use despite harmful consequences to the individual that is addicted and to those around them. Drug addiction is a brain disease because the abuse of ...

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Anorexia Nervosa Treatment and Recovery

Anorexia Nervosa Treatment and Recovery

Saturday, September 25, 2010 3:22

Anorexia Nervosa Treatment and Recovery Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder. Anorexia Nervosa treatment and recovery is possible in a specialized treatment center. Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by extremely low body weight, distorted body image and an obsessive fear of ...