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Anorexia is an eating disorder. It is defined as an irrational fear of gaining weight which leads to a form of food restriction. Often, this creates a distorted self-perception of ones own body. This leads to excessive weight loss.
Botulism in Utah
Recently there was a major outback of Botulism in one of the craziest place imaginable, a prison. Botulism is a toxin that causes serious illness from a bacterium called Clostridium botulinum.
5 Important Questions about IUDs
The following are 5 important questions about Intrauterine Devices. This type of contraception is used by millions of women. Initial questions are usually easy to find. These questions really help understand what we can expect and it helps answers concerns we might have.
What really is Pyloric Stenosis and why did it affect my child?
Pyloric Stenosis is an interesting and well understood condition. It affects boys much more than girls. In fact, it often affects the first born males almost 4 times more than others.
Are you at risk for having Kidney Problems later in life because you’ve had a Kidney Stone? The answer may surprise you.
Recently a study was done following 3 million patients after they had kidneys stones. These patients were followed for an 11 year period. What they found out was exciting and concerning.
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