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A short story that takes place in the darkest days of the COVID-19 pandemic. It is about a deep existential debate between a physician who is trying his best to save lives during the crisis, and Death itself who visited his hospital to claim someone he is trying to save. Read More

Reads: 74

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Essay / Non-Fiction

October 05, 2020

Reads: 97

Comments: 1

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A Non-Fiction essay about my real life epilepsy, and mental health ordeal. Read More
One of early America's most popular - and most interesting forms of entertainment - the medicine show IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More

Reads: 165

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Unbelievable advice for our Jester-In-Chief Read More
In Bulgarian. Tova e populjarna statija za pravilnija nachin na stareene, kojato vkljuchva njakakvo vstyplenie, konkretni glavi za pravilnija pogled vyrhu medicinata i umerenostta, za zaplahite ot byrzija prehoden period (tuk kym starostta), za grizhite za svoeto tjalo i negovite organi (bazirani na lichnija opit na avtora), posle za mozyka,… Read More
In Russian. Æto populjarnaja statÞja o pravilÞnom sposobe starenija, kotoraja vkljuchaet nekotoroe vvedenie, konkretnÝe glavÝ o pravilÞnom vzgljade na medicinu i umerennostÞ, ob ugrozah bÝstrogo perehodnogo perioda (zdesÞ k starosti), o zabotah dlja svoego tela i ego organov (bazirovannÝe na lichnom opÝte avtora), potom o mozge, i filosofskie zakljuchitelÞnÝe zamechanija.… Read More
This is popular article about the proper way to get old, which includes: introduction, concrete chapters about the right look at the medicine & moderation, the dangers of fast transitional periods (to the old age), cares about the body & its organs (based on personal experiences), then about the brain,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 21, 2019

Reads: 235

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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With love you're protected. It is the best thing to have. My poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 17, 2019

Reads: 170

Comments: 1

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Nothing can beat being in love... My poem/ Read More
Drugs have become big business. Off label drug use is just another way for the industry to pull in more profits. But are drugs prescribed for ailments other than what they were intended ethical? Could such an application have serious consequences for those who use them? Read More
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Tags: medicine, nasty

Today's doctor is a far cry from the doctor of the past who were concerned about keeping their patients healthy. There was less concern about profits at the expense of the patient. Read More

Reads: 409

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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This is in homage to one of the storylines in Greg Bear’s SF novel, ‘Queen of Angels’. The ‘hero’ is adapted from Bear’s 'Martin Burke'. Image by succo from Pixabay. Words: 940. [An earlier version was published a few weeks ago; this has been substantially revised]. Read More

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"I found myself speculating on the disposition of the psycho-surgeon, lamprey, polyp creature and sympathizing with the psychopath as 'you' caute..." Read More

I am not satisfied with what I am. Read More
The walnut is, perhaps, one of the most widely known and favorite delicacies. It is used as the main ingredient in many cuisines of the world and, thanks to its benefits, has won many fans. Since childhood, everyone has been told about how indispensable it is for health. But this… Read More

Article / Non-Fiction

November 22, 2018

first off all what is acne? acne is a condition in which it affects the skin most common area the face. acne is caused by excess sebum this is oil that comes from the hair and is natural. but too much of this can cause an outbreak of rashes and… Read More

Tags: drugs, skin, medicine, acne

What if you find out that you are at risk of being killed at any time? Just be matched and you are a dead man walking ... Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 11, 2018

Reads: 279

Comments: 1

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An exploration of the power of words...whether for good or evil. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 30, 2018

Reads: 338

Comments: 2

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There's nothing to say that the poem doesn't say itself. Read More
A mythological nature poem intermixed with a playful nod toward contemporary medicine .Xanax is an anti-anxiety drug that calms people down : cicadas sure wish they could take some of it ! Read More
Emily is a young successful trauma surgeon finishing her shift for the evening when suddenly an emergency case comes rushing through her hospital doors. Although the diagnosis is simple, the nameless stranger brings many more questions and much more curiosity than she ever could have imagined. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 23, 2017

Reads: 767

Comments: 1

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There are medicines for all sort of things these days. The best one I find is the ''love'' one. My poem. Read More
A longer poem than most of my others. Exploring a new genre of poetry. Read More

Reads: 539

Comments: 1

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The craziest place to work in emergency medicine. The big Apple, the city that never sleeps. Have you ever wondered what EMT's and paramedics go threw. Well read this story and find out for yourself. Read More

Tags: medicine

A retired doctor moves to Northern Canada and finds himself unwittingly practicing his craft with the aboriginal people he meets there. Read More
The Walls of Hurt, Pain and just being plain old Jealous can be an Illness of Read More
Oglala Sioux (Lakota) EYE TUWE SLO WAYA did a relative ceremonial with medicine turtle Cherokee Hunkápi and made medicine turtle Cherokee an Oglala Lakota family member Tiyóspaye . EYE TUWE SLO WAYA is Oglala Sioux born on the pine ridge reservation in 1929 EYE TUWE SLO WAYA Oglala Sioux (Lakota)… Read More
Some received Illness and other's will get ill on there own accords; knowing Read More
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