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The brain and body are completely tied into each other by our nervous system. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-exoskeleton/paralyzed-man-walks-again-with-brain-controlled-exoskeleton-idUSKBN1WI2HQ?utm_source=applenews The exoskeleton is controlled by … Continue reading Neuroscience recent discoveries: tetraplegic man learns to walk with robotic exoskeleton
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Answer: Prostatic abscess (left lobe) secondary to Staphylococcus aureus Question 1: The CT scan demonstrates evidence of swelling of the … Continue reading Answer to Case Report: 55 year old with fever and pelvic pain
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Health alert for vaping E-cigarettes: What originally seemed like an attractive nicotine delivery system or even a cigarette replacement and … Continue reading The Harms of Vaping
Tips in Addressing your Dietary intake Water is for hydrating and should be your go-to drink We tend to not drink … Continue reading Patient Information: The Last Diet* you will ever go on
History of Presenting Illness: 55 year old man with insulin-requiring diabetes mellitus and diabetic polyneuropathy with right foot ulcer presents … Continue reading Case Report: 55 year old man with fever and pelvic pain
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