You Won’t Believe How This Extraordinary Operation Saved a Man’s Hand

By Anne Cacherell Grafting is a well-known ancient technique in crop agriculture. This process involves getting tissues from one plant and then inserting them into another plant so that their vascular tissues may join together. However, this method also applies in the field of medicine. A factory worker named Zhou was rushed to Xiangya Hospital…

Remember This Face? He’s Saving Lives

By Richard K. Noots When it comes to laughter, no one is more of an expert than Ron Swanson. Oh, and also doctors. Consider how medical studies have proven that laughter is, in fact, the best medicine. It’s pretty much the opposite of stress and even can counteract damage from any illness or ailment. This…

10 History Lessons That Will Make You Glad it’s 2015

By Richard K. Noots Remember the Middle Ages? Neither do I, but rest assured, it sucked. They may have had mead, wenches and awesome sword fights, but they also had famine, plague and awful medical care. It’s worse than you think, trust me. We’re going to have a picture demonstration that will show history really,…

The Latest Medicine for Fighting Serious Diarrhea Could be Made From You!

By Richard K. Noots Clostridium difficile (CDI) can make it difficult to close your poophole. Or, in layman’s terms, it causes terrifying amounts of debilitating diarrhea. Enough of which, can easily kill you. Sounds like a terrible way to go out, doesn’t it? It kills over 14,000 people yearly in the USA alone, so who…