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My ulna's BMI by Laura Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 10:40am The move to ban "unhealthy models" saddens me. Not because I believe it will put poor, starving models out of work. Not because I believe my daughter was inspired to life-threatening malnutrition by the sight of Kate Moss. It makes me sad because the protest against the ban calls the models at and above the 18 BMI"larger." Larger than what? ... Read on »
Surgery Update by Karen H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 19 Jan 2009 1:15am Many of you have been asking why I have had this surgery.  I thought I'd explain.  Thanks ever so much for your wondering. Two  years ago I was rear ended. It was dusk, raining, the accident was incredibly low impact, yet impactful enough to lurch me forward. My glasses flew off my head, the side of my right wrist slammed into ... Read on »
Complications Following Distal Radius Fractures by Mike Reinold Patient Expert Posted Thu 19 Feb 2009 6:06pm This week’s guest post is from TrevorWinnegge PT, DPT, MS, OCS, CSCS.  Your may recognize the name, Trevor is a frequent commenter here on this website.  Trevor has been practicing PT for over 8 years. He graduated from Northeastern University with a bachelors in PT and a master of science degree. He also graduated from Temple University with a D ... Read on »
Tri Again! by Lance B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 29 Nov 2008 12:26pm Last week I explained that changing your wrist position with your bicep curls will influence the musculature of the arm differently, thus giving rationale for using varied hand grips. But, Guess what? This is not the same for the triceps. Uh, Lance. Are you high on endorphins again?! It totally 'feels' different when ... Read on »
HUMAN BODY PARTS FOR SALE TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER Inside a Creepy Global Body Parts Business by Terry S. Patient Expert Posted Mon 31 Aug 2009 2:10pm SPIEGEL ONLINE - News - International ~~ August 28 2009 42.90 Euros Per Arm Inside a Creepy Global Body Parts Business By Martina Keller and Markus Grill The German company Tutogen's business in body parts is as secretive as it is lucrative. It extracts bones from corpses in Ukraine to manufacture medical products, as part of a glo ... Read on »
Import Alert 57-20 and 84-03 Human Dura Mater and risk factors there from due to Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease (CJD) by Terry S. Patient Expert Posted Mon 01 Feb 2010 11:26am Import Alert 57-20 (Note: This import alert represents the Agency's current guidance to FDA field personnel regarding the manufacturer(s) and/or products(s) at issue. It does not create or confer any rights for or on any person, and does not operate to bind FDA or the public). Import Alert # 57-20 Published Date: 10/02/2009 Type: DWPE Im ... Read on »
Understanding Elbow Pain - Part 1: Functional Anatomy by Eric C. Healthy Living Professional Posted Sun 09 May 2010 5:29pm Today’s piece kicks off a multi-part series focusing specifically on the elbow.  I’m going to start off this collection by talking about the anatomy of the elbow joint, but in appreciation of the fact that a lot of you are probably not as geeky as I am, I’ll give you the Cliff’s Notes version first: The elbow is the most “claustrophobic” jo ... Read on »
Caprawyvern mencotti by Zachary M. Posted Fri 12 Dec 2008 2:52pm As far as wyverns go, none of them are quite as strange as Caprawyvern mencotti (Dawson, 1976). Large and ferocious, the "goat wyvern" is also one of the most dangerous. Caprawyvern is a fairly rare wyvern that lives in the American southwest, feeding primarily on domestic cattle. The creature is not above stalking smaller vertebrates, howeve ... Read on »
DO YOU FEEL YOUR PETS' PAIN? by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Thu 08 Oct 2009 9:27pm We all remember Presidential candidate Bill Clinton answering a question about people suffering from AIDS by saying, in early 1992, "I feel your pain." Empathetic humans frequently exhibit this trait as they relate to others who are suffering a distressing sensation in a part of their body, typically from an injury or illness. Since we usually unde ... Read on »
Q&A Session at by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Sun 16 Oct 2011 2:27pm what happens when the ulna drifts down, what kind of symptoms would there be? Follow @alvinblin Read on »