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Penis smell fishy . How to stop it ?

Posted By curiosity 752 days ago on Medicine - Once I stop eating the fish the smell went away . You see Salmon is a good source of vitamin B-6 and this vitamin can affect the colour and smell of your urine. After doing some research I have come up with a list of things that can cause fishy smelling penis .

New study finds that beta-blockers reverse genetic changes in heart failure

Posted By sciwriterdave 787 days ago on Medicine - Beta blockers are used to treat patient who have suffered from heart failure. Unfortunately, scientists and doctors do not fully understand how these drugs affect the heart and improve patient health. A study from York University in Toronto indicates that certain cardiac genes switched on during an experimental heart failure are subsequently turned off by beta-blockers. This may provide some insight into the biological mechanism this type of treatment.

"The cure to all ailments"

Posted By kehoephysio 1077 days ago on Medicine - It’s a prescription like no other. It should be taken at least once daily and restocked as often as necessary – it has unlimited refills. It can protect your joints; prevent falls, premature death, cardiovascular disease, ischemic stroke, type 2 diabetes, some colon and breast cancers, and even depression (Carlson et al., 2015).

Vithoba saved his life

Posted By drshirahatti 1115 days ago on Medicine - t was 1975 or 76 I think…..I was an Orthopedic resident at the Sion Hospital….I had examined a 12 year old boy…There was not an iota of doubt…It was osteosarcoma of the lower end of the femur…..Accompanying chest x-ray showed cannonball metastases in both lungs…..This was a death certificate if there was ever one….

You are ready now....

Posted By drshirahatti 1117 days ago on Medicine - I was the senior registrar...Those days General Surgeons handled Pediatric Surgery as well..We were on call thrice a week for PedSurg emergencies...The most common surgical references were for esophageal atresias and meconium ileus....Those days, the mortality following surgery for these conditions was almost 100%...One tasted ashes as you operated these patients in the middle of the night only to lose them them the next day...."Sclerema" was the most dreaded complication...The neonate's skin became hard and inelastic....It portended uncontrolled infection and a sure sign of death.....Most of the birth defects were diagnosed late and had already complicated when they were referred for surgery.....

This will remain between us

Posted By drshirahatti 1117 days ago on Medicine - I had completed my internship and was in a limbo.....What specialty should I choose? My personal favorite was Ob Gyn but it was very difficult to get registration....Surgery was my second choice but sinceOb Gyn was not feasible, I chose to register myself for Masters in Surgery.....

The first few weeks were very difficult...The work was very heavy and my registrars had a simple rule...Dump the chap in the deep end..He will either swim or there was very little guidance...

Top 5 Ways to Make Money Online as a Medical Student

Posted By drlawrencekindo 1594 days ago on Medicine - So, how do you go about making money online as a Medical Student?

Here are the ground rules – You need to be proactive in considering writing as an alternate career, if not your primary career! If you think you can’t write, don’t give up hope, you can still use your medical knowledge quite effectively in making your first dollar online.