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Mammary Gland Evolution

By at January 4, 2012 | 12:43 am | 0 Comment

In 1758, mammary glands, a defining characteristic of mammals, were first acknowledged for their uniqueness. It was that year that Linnaeus combined terrestrial organisms, formerly considered quadrupeds, with a group of aquatic cetaceans, considered fish, into a new group he called Mammalia. All of these organisms shared the ability to feed their young with a nutritive more...

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What is Eczema and How to Treat It by Bryan LaRue

By at December 24, 2011 | 3:08 pm | 0 Comment

What is Eczema and How to Treat It by Bryan LaRue

Eczema is a skin condition that affects many individuals and is also called atopic dermatitis. The word eczema comes from the Greek word “to boil over”. “Eczema affects 10% to 20% of infants and about 3% of adults and children in the U.S.” (Wang 2011) Many cases can cause permanent scarring and infections in the affected areas if not treated properly. Aside from more...

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Closed Angle Glaucoma by Denise Allen

By at October 30, 2011 | 1:56 pm | 0 Comment

Would you be able to tell the difference between a migraine head ache and something more serious?  My  sister could not and it almost cost her sight.  She, along with about  30 million people suffer from migraines. The pain from a migraine is usually felt around the eyes and temple area.  Migraines can  include vision disturbances.  She had recently started taking more...

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10 Things You Should Know About Listeria

By at June 18, 2011 | 2:43 pm | 0 Comment

10 Things You Should Know About Listeria

10 Things You Should Know About Listeria by Joe Miller Be it people living in third world countries or those living in a first rate, the possibility of food-borne contamination is ever present.  There are many organisms that can cause food poisoning.  One of the more prevalent being Listeria.  Here are ten things that you should know about this bacteria to keep more...

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10 Things You Should Know About Narcolepsy

By at June 15, 2011 | 10:14 am | 3 Comments

10 Things You Should Know About Narcolepsy

10 Things You Should Know About Narcolepsy By: Becky Fowler I have narcolepsy.  I am a 32 year old married woman.  I was diagnosed almost 10 years ago.  In the time since I was diagnosed I have learned so much about narcolepsy and my own abilities and limits. I would like to give you some facts about narcolepsy and some incite into my world. 1. Narcolepsy is a more...

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