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My Fiber Senses are Tingling

January 21, 2012


This week’s Grand Rounds was geriatric-themed.  One lecture was focused on fall risk in the elderly – the speaker thought it would be cute to include this [in]famous picture of the woman from the Life Alert® commercials: Maybe I needed a more stimulating lecture, or maybe my coffee hadn’t yet kicked in, but after seeing […]

May: The Month for Bone Health

May 12, 2011


April was National Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Month (or National Donate Life Month), and though I campaigned as best I could while studying, I didn’t have time to draft a decent post.  Fortunately, it’s not too late for me to dedicate a post to National Osteoporosis Awareness Month. Osteoporosis  is a poorly understood concept […]