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Business Wire
Cook Medical Issues Global, Voluntary Recall of Catheters with Beacon® Tip TechnologyFragments within the vascular system could result in embolization to the heart
Cook Medical Issues Global, Voluntary Recall of Catheters with Beacon® Tip Technology
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
Fragments within the vascular system could result in embolization to the heart or lungs, or occluding blood flow to end organs. Cook Medical has notified its customers and distributors by recall notification letters. The letters requested that... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Increased fitness can normalize platelet function quicklylife-threatening blood clots. These blood clots can block blood vessels (thromb
Increased fitness can normalize platelet function quickly
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 minutes ago
life-threatening blood clots. These blood clots can block blood vessels (thrombosis) and cut off the blood supply to organs. The findings from this study have been published in the leading international journal "Medicine & Science in Sports... Read more
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The Advocate
'They're not merchandise': Louisiana Legislature advances bill outlawing payments for aborted fetuses' organswould make it a crime -- punishable by up to 50 years in prison -- to accept an
'They're not merchandise': Louisiana Legislature advances bill outlawing payments for aborted fetuses' organs
The Advocate / Posted 43 minutes ago
would make it a crime -- punishable by up to 50 years in prison -- to accept any payment to harvest, sale or transport the organs of aborted fetuses. But state Sen. Ryan Gatti, R-Bossier City, said he thinks Senate Bill 33 will clear up a “grey... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists find likely cause for recent southeast US earthquakesthe researchers created 3D images of the mantle portion of the North American P
Scientists find likely cause for recent southeast US earthquakes
PhysOrg / Posted 43 minutes ago
the researchers created 3D images of the mantle portion of the North American Plate. Just as doctors image internal organs by tracing the paths of x-rays through human bodies, seismologists image the interior of the Earth by tracing the... Read more
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FOX News
old twins joined at hip successfully separatedsurgery she shared that the girls had been separated. “We are happy for this g
old twins joined at hip successfully separated
FOX News / Posted 55 minutes ago
surgery she shared that the girls had been separated. “We are happy for this great news but now they still have to adapt to their organs,” she posted. Lopez has asked for donations to prepare her home and sterilize it before her daughters r... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesare: partial removal of the large or small intestine; surgery to repair a bleed
7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
Sun-Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
are: partial removal of the large or small intestine; surgery to repair a bleeding or torn ulcer; separating abdominal organs that have adhered to each other; appendix removal; gall bladder removal; and open-abdominal surgery. Researchers... Read more
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Quartz
New research shows that mastectomy is better for young women with early stage breast cancerThe younger group has a higher risk of developing metastatic disease—meaning th
New research shows that mastectomy is better for young women with early stage breast cancer
Quartz / Posted an hour ago
The younger group has a higher risk of developing metastatic disease—meaning the cancer spreads to their bones or organs. A massive study of women with breast cancer in 2014—more than 130,000—found that there was no survival benefit to... Read more
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Business Wire
4th Annual Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show to Honor 50 Years of Shelby Performancerecipient, Carroll founded the charity to help children who needed a transplant
4th Annual Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show to Honor 50 Years of Shelby Performance
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
recipient, Carroll founded the charity to help children who needed a transplant. Lloyd's parents donated their son’s organs in an effort to help others. I know that Carroll would have appreciated their decision. The Shelby family has also... Read more
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express
Toddler twins joined at the hip separated after 12-hour operationthat they have separated them, thanks to God. We are happy for this great news
Toddler twins joined at the hip separated after 12-hour operation
express / Posted 2 hours ago
that they have separated them, thanks to God. We are happy for this great news but now they still have to adapt to their organs. CENTheir mother Paula Cecilia Lopez created a Facebook page in their name posting about the pair CENPre-surgery... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Little girl could DIE if she eats a chicken nugget because of rare conditionhas to avoid eating protein. If it is allowed to build up, the harmful substan
Little girl could DIE if she eats a chicken nugget because of rare condition
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
has to avoid eating protein. If it is allowed to build up, the harmful substance will start to attack her brain and vital organs, potentially causing severe and irreparable damage. Kaitlyn's mum Eileen said: "Kaitlyn will never be able to have a... Read more
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CTV News
Vitamin found to delay aging process in organs-- has been found to restore the body's ability to regenerate and repair itself
Vitamin found to delay aging process in organs
CTV News / Posted 2 hours ago
-- has been found to restore the body's ability to regenerate and repair itself. The regenerative capacity of cells and organs deteriorates with age. The "powerhouses" of cell function -- called mitochondria -- lose energy over time and prevent... Read more
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Darien News-Review
City man charged in Stamford hate stabbingbeating him and continued to yell homosexual epithets while stabbing him four t
City man charged in Stamford hate stabbing
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 hours ago
beating him and continued to yell homosexual epithets while stabbing him four times, Hohn said. The knife tip pierced the organs on the left side of his body and suffered significant internal bleeding from his injuries Hohn said. Hohn said... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Drunk driver nearly diedlawyer Ryan Venables. King's other injuries included breaks to his ribs, back
Drunk driver nearly died
Sarnia Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
lawyer Ryan Venables. King's other injuries included breaks to his ribs, back and hip, along with injuries to internal organs. King has no recollection of the crash or of the events leading to it. King is grateful he was the only person... Read more
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examiner.com
What Your Sex Life Might Be Telling You About Your Healthand estrogen. In fact, the same goes for other hormones produced by your adrena
What Your Sex Life Might Be Telling You About Your Health
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
and estrogen. In fact, the same goes for other hormones produced by your adrenal, pituitary, and pancreatic glands or organs. As levels of one hormone increase or decrease, it has an effect on the levels of other hormones in your body, all of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Force Must Take Note of JPM's Concerninstitutions in the country by several pollsters. It is a pity that members of
Police Force Must Take Note of JPM's Concern
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
institutions in the country by several pollsters. It is a pity that members of the public have the lowest faith in these organs that should be beyond reproach in civilised economies. As Dr Magufuli noted, corruption within the Force means... Read more
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International Business Times
Texas: Parents charged after pregnant teen's body found with uterus removed determined that the girl's uterus had been removed. On 10 February, Holli Jeff
Texas: Parents charged after pregnant teen's body found with uterus removed
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
determined that the girl's uterus had been removed. On 10 February, Holli Jeffcoat was found with her throat slit and her organs removed. Her body was recovered from her parents' home in West Texas where someone had tried to start a fire.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
City man charged in Stamford hate stabbingbeating him and continued to yell homosexual epithets while stabbing him four t
City man charged in Stamford hate stabbing
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
beating him and continued to yell homosexual epithets while stabbing him four times, Hohn said. The knife tip pierced the organs on the left side of his body and suffered significant internal bleeding from his injuries Hohn said. Hohn said... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Hard Lessons, Surprising Trends from NFL Draftwasn't good enough to coax the desperately confused (or confusedly desperate) R
Hard Lessons, Surprising Trends from NFL Draft
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 hours ago
wasn't good enough to coax the desperately confused (or confusedly desperate) Rams or Eagles to trade their inessential organs for him. But he wasn't bad enough to slip into the later rounds where the Jets and Browns were rummaging for... Read more
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Newsmax
Vitamin Delays Aging Process in Organs-- has been found to restore the body's ability to regenerate and repair itself
Vitamin Delays Aging Process in Organs
Newsmax / Posted 4 hours ago
-- has been found to restore the body's ability to regenerate and repair itself. The regenerative capacity of cells and organs deteriorates with age. The "powerhouses" of cell function -- called mitochondria -- lose energy over time and prevent... Read more
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iol.co.za
Homeless man in hernia hellyears. The hernia is an opening on the soft tissue of his groin area, which ha
Homeless man in hernia hell
iol.co.za / Posted 4 hours ago
years. The hernia is an opening on the soft tissue of his groin area, which has seen his intestines and liver and other organs descend into and contribute to the growth of the bulge that lies painfully against his private parts. He was called in... Read more
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Business Wire
New Study: RenovaCare SkinGun™ Ultra-Gently Sprays Human Stem Cells to Achieve ‘Gold-Standard’ Viability for Skin RegenerationInc. is developing first-of-their-kind autologous (self-donated) stem cell ther
New Study: RenovaCare SkinGun™ Ultra-Gently Sprays Human Stem Cells to Achieve ‘Gold-Standard’ Viability for Skin Regeneration
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
Inc. is developing first-of-their-kind autologous (self-donated) stem cell therapies for the regeneration of human organs, and novel medical grade liquid sprayer devices. In addition to its liquid spray devices for wound irrigation, the... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Miracle suit' inspired by NASA research saves new mothers around the worldas those standard in military and aviation applications, could be harmful by cu
'Miracle suit' inspired by NASA research saves new mothers around the world
PhysOrg / Posted 5 hours ago
as those standard in military and aviation applications, could be harmful by cutting off circulation to vital tissues and organs. Some of these findings, along with original data from experiments on low blood-pressure states, were gathered by an... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Bellator's Jordan Parsons Reportedly Has Full Leg Amputated After Hit-and-Runmorning in Florida. Just spoke to @glennauthentic: Jordan Parsons had to have
Bellator's Jordan Parsons Reportedly Has Full Leg Amputated After Hit-and-Run
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 hours ago
morning in Florida. Just spoke to @glennauthentic: Jordan Parsons had to have his full right leg amputated last night. His organs were starting to fail ... And his heart was only working at 20%. He's currently having heart surgery and that should... Read more
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Daily Mail
Does the 'G-spot' exist? And if so, where is it?although you and I both see blue through our eyes, the complexities of human se
Does the 'G-spot' exist? And if so, where is it?
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
although you and I both see blue through our eyes, the complexities of human sexuality and the female reproductive organs mean women may achieve orgasm in multiple ways. In the same way that what I consider 'blue' may not be the exact same... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
What Is a Dandelion Tea Detox?with dandelion tea, it’s necessary to appreciate the importance of the liver. T
What Is a Dandelion Tea Detox?
Doctors Health Press / Posted 6 hours ago
with dandelion tea, it’s necessary to appreciate the importance of the liver. The liver is by far one of the most essential organs in the body due to its role in body metabolism and digestion. It’s the largest internal organ in the body, and it’s... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi hosts Western Air Command conference - newkerala.com #58287Chennai Floods, Fiji Cyclone, Haryana Agitation, Operation Sonam, numerous caus
Delhi hosts Western Air Command conference - newkerala.com #58287
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
Chennai Floods, Fiji Cyclone, Haryana Agitation, Operation Sonam, numerous causality evacuations and transportation of live organs. The Chief stated that, these contributions made the IAF and the nation proud. He also lauded WAC on its performance... Read more
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Boston Globe
Beth Israel looks at what happens after deathcare unit, said staff there see at least two deaths per week. Patients arrive v
Beth Israel looks at what happens after death
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
care unit, said staff there see at least two deaths per week. Patients arrive very sick, often with liver failure or other organs shutting down. Manzo said she tried the Pause a few weeks after Rimer explained the idea. It was early in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pretoria defends broadband contractprobity report received from an audit firm. The city’s approach to the roll-ou
Pretoria defends broadband contract
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
probity report received from an audit firm. The city’s approach to the roll-out of broadband will be different from other organs of State in that the benefits will be derived as early as the first year of the roll-out. “The city will not directly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Waziri Rejects Yobe Results, Says Process a Shamin Yobe, Borno and other states, in what he described as "flagrant violation" o
Waziri Rejects Yobe Results, Says Process a Sham
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
in Yobe, Borno and other states, in what he described as "flagrant violation" of what was agreed upon by the party's organs. He said election materials were delivered late in Yobe and that made it impossible to commence the congresses as... Read more
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11 News Houston
2,500 Georgia children test positive for lead exposureof Public Health. Children are especially susceptible because their bodies eas
2,500 Georgia children test positive for lead exposure
11 News Houston / Posted 7 hours ago
of Public Health. Children are especially susceptible because their bodies easily absorb lead, harmful to their developing organs. According to the Georgia Department of Public Health, even low levels of lead can be harmful to children. Pregnant... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Traffic star Manoj Bajpayee urges fans to pledge organs and save livesMalayalam film of the same name, was inspired from an actual event that happene
Traffic star Manoj Bajpayee urges fans to pledge organs and save lives
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
Malayalam film of the same name, was inspired from an actual event that happened in Chennai, where a doctor couple donated organs of their 15-year-old son who died in a road accident. The young boy’s heart was transported to another hospital for a... Read more
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Daily Star
New limbs lad, 8, gets Spurs call to train with heroesdays after Marshall was born on Boxing Day 2008, his mother noticed a rash on h
New limbs lad, 8, gets Spurs call to train with heroes
Daily Star / Posted 10 hours ago
days after Marshall was born on Boxing Day 2008, his mother noticed a rash on his head and took him to hospital. His vital organs failed twice and doctors battled for hours to save him. He survived but had to have his hands and legs amputated. As... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Shropshire patient ‘discovered cancer was terminal from letter’ « Shropshire Starour GP because we needed some information, it was a complete shock. The letter
Shropshire patient ‘discovered cancer was terminal from letter’ « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 10 hours ago
our GP because we needed some information, it was a complete shock. The letter emphasised that the cancer had spread to his organs.” Dr Edwin Borman, medical director on the board, said he was “disappointed” to hear about the treatment the patient... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Commend Ties With Taxi-Moto Operatorsto register significant achievements as far as peace and security are concerned
Police Commend Ties With Taxi-Moto Operators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
to register significant achievements as far as peace and security are concerned, I urge you to always partner with security organs through the Community Policing approach to further ensure that our communities are free from crime," said CIP... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Authorities: Suspect dies after shooting Friday in RacelandUniversity Medical Center New Orleans, Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news relea
Authorities: Suspect dies after shooting Friday in Raceland
The Daily Comet / Posted 12 hours ago
University Medical Center New Orleans, Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news release. He had been kept on life support so his organs could be harvested for donation. According to his family, Eschette died Saturday morning. Family members could not be... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Burnley Cook to withdraw from Ward 6 alderman racestorage unit. He hopes to restore the organ and play it in a public venue in Na
Burnley Cook to withdraw from Ward 6 alderman race
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 12 hours ago
storage unit. He hopes to restore the organ and play it in a public venue in Natchez. “It is one of the few theater organs left in the country,” he said. “I thought it would be neat for Natchez to have it.” Incumbent Dan Dillard and Agnes... Read more
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Business Wire
Genentech Highlights Personalized Medicines and Cancer Immunotherapies at 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meetingcells quickly. As cancer cells break apart, their contents are released into th
Genentech Highlights Personalized Medicines and Cancer Immunotherapies at 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
cells quickly. As cancer cells break apart, their contents are released into the blood. These contents may cause damage to organs and the heart, and may lead to kidney failure requiring the need for dialysis treatment. The patient’s doctor may... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedreceive a financial benefit or any type of compensation for transferring or sel
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 13 hours ago
receive a financial benefit or any type of compensation for transferring or selling an embryo, fetus or neonate, including organs, tissues or cells, if this was obtained as the result of an elective abortion. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Authorities: Suspect dies after shooting Friday in RacelandUniversity Medical Center New Orleans, Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news relea
Authorities: Suspect dies after shooting Friday in Raceland
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
University Medical Center New Orleans, Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news release. He had been kept on life support so his organs could be harvested for donation. According to his family, Eschette died Saturday morning. Family members could not be... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Cash for kidneys: Idea of selling organs gains groundto donate a kidney for $50,000 and most voters would support the idea of amendi
Cash for kidneys: Idea of selling organs gains ground
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 13 hours ago
to donate a kidney for $50,000 and most voters would support the idea of amending laws to allow it. Currently, selling organs is illegal. The survey, which has gained the attention of transplant surgeons like Campsen, could be a starting point... Read more
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The Hill
The investigation into the sale of aborted baby body parts must go onProgress’ undercover videos exposing several abortion centers’ trafficking and
The investigation into the sale of aborted baby body parts must go on
The Hill / Posted 14 hours ago
Progress’ undercover videos exposing several abortion centers’ trafficking and profiting off of the sale of aborted babies’ organs. On these undercover videos, high level Planned Parenthood officials were seen casually discussing how abortion... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ron Paul: Drafting Women Means Equality In Slaverycomplex’s media echo chamber. Changing the people’s attitude toward the warfare
Ron Paul: Drafting Women Means Equality In Slavery
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 hours ago
complex’s media echo chamber. Changing the people’s attitude toward the warfare state and its propaganda organs is the only way to return to a foreign policy of peace and commerce with all. Even if the draft could serve as a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Too hot to handlebegins to fail, allowing heat to build up to dangerous levels. "The body's ris
Too hot to handle
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 hours ago
begins to fail, allowing heat to build up to dangerous levels. "The body's rising temperatures lead to enzymes in several organs not being able to work as they're supposed to," the neurologist added. "And brain cells are more vulnerable than any... Read more
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Daily Mail
Artificial placenta aims to improve survival rates of premature babiesThe artificial placenta that could keep premature babies alive: 'Revolutionary'
Artificial placenta aims to improve survival rates of premature babies
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
The artificial placenta that could keep premature babies alive: 'Revolutionary' system can mimic conditions in the womb Organs of premature babies cannot function properly, resulting in death Artificial placenta has kept premature lambs alive for... Read more
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Daily Mail
California woman dies after being infected with a brain-eating amoebahome from the trip Soon she could not speak, move and suffered a grand mal sei
California woman dies after being infected with a brain-eating amoeba
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
home from the trip Soon she could not speak, move and suffered a grand mal seizure She was pronounced brain dead and her organs were to be donated Her spinal fluid was checked and traces of a brain-eating amoeba appeared The amoeba entered her... Read more
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Daily Mail
How timing your health routine can make products work BETTERcontrols everything from sleep patterns to hormones, metabolism, bowel movement
How timing your health routine can make products work BETTER
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
controls everything from sleep patterns to hormones, metabolism, bowel movements, blood pressure and the functions of our organs. Some statins — which reduce the amount of so-called ‘bad’ LDL cholesterol produced by the liver — should be taken in... Read more
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The Age
Deaf Can Dance: The Delta Project combines hearing and non-hearing dancers in Under My Skincontent, lots of sub content that can be felt rather than heard and that appeal
Deaf Can Dance: The Delta Project combines hearing and non-hearing dancers in Under My Skin
The Age / Posted 18 hours ago
content, lots of sub content that can be felt rather than heard and that appeals to the body more than the eardrum." Organs in the body usually perceive sound waves that are lower than 100 hertz, while humans generally can't hear sounds lower... Read more
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My EastText
East Texas patients need organs to livepain, while at the same time hoping to be sick enough for the organ. Milrose D
East Texas patients need organs to live
My EastText / Posted 18 hours ago
pain, while at the same time hoping to be sick enough for the organ. Milrose Dychinco and Jermaine Rudd are waiting on organs. For both of them, the diagnosis came out of no where. "I just went to the dentist to have a regular dental... Read more
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Lifehacker
A Butcher’s Six Secrets for Saving Money on Meatwhole, you can keep the carcass bones and make a roasted stock from them. If y
A Butcher’s Six Secrets for Saving Money on Meat
Lifehacker / Posted 20 hours ago
whole, you can keep the carcass bones and make a roasted stock from them. If you’re further interested in bones, fat and organs, approaching a local processor can often yield super cheap results, since so many customers of theirs choose not to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Boy who lost all limbs to meningitis is now training with Spurson December 22 - Marshall’s mum noticed a rash on his head and rushed him to th
Boy who lost all limbs to meningitis is now training with Spurs
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 hours ago
on December 22 - Marshall’s mum noticed a rash on his head and rushed him to the Royal Cornwall Hospital. His vital organs failed twice and doctors had to battle for hours to save him. Marshall in hospital days after contracting meningitis... Read more
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