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At Christmas and on New Year's Eve, the frequency of kissing is particularly high. Kissing not only activates our reward system, it also produces long-lasting changes in the bacterial flora of ... [more]

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I’m not a pediatric anesthesiologist. Most of us in anesthesiology, even those who take care of children in the operating room or the ICU every day, probably will never give anesthesia to a ... [more]

Flora Vinbert has published the Flexikon article Extensor pollicis brevis muscle
The extensor pollicis brevis muscle belongs to the deep layer of the forearm extensors.

Devolution
The origin of the muscle lies in the posterior surface of the radius and in the interosseous membrane of the forearm. Its tendon pierces the 1st ... [more]
York Cardiology published a video

Worried about your low blood pressure?

In this video, Dr Sanjay Gupta discusses what it means to have low BP and advises people who worry about their BP not to worry about mere numbers without understanding what they actually mean. My name is Sanjay Gupta, I am consultant in Cardiology ... [more]
Flora Vinbert has published the Flexikon article Extensor indicis muscle
The extensor indicis muscle belongs to the deep layer of the forearm extensors.

Devolution
Its origin lies in the posterior surface of the ulna and in the interosseous membrane of the forearm, below the origin of the extensor pollicis longus ... [more]
York Cardiology published a video

Why I don't believe that AFib causes strokes

In this video Dr Sanjay Gupta discusses why Afib is probably not the cause of strokes but rather a marker of increased risk of strokes. My website is www.yorkcardiology.co.uk and my email address is yorkcardiology@gmail.com
ZDoggMD - Medical Satire published a video

"Low" (Adapted from Flo Rida's "Low") by ZDoggMD

In this video ZDoggMD recognizes the unsung heroes of healthcare - everyone who contributes to patients' recovery and well-being. Learn more at: http://news.doccheck.com/en/blog/post/5400-low/
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endothelial cells

Endothelial cells form the inner lining of a blood vessel and provides an anticoagulant barrier between the vessel wall and blood. Endothelial cells also generate an antithrombotic surface that facilitates transit of plasma and cellular constituents ... [more]
ZDoggMD - Medical Satire published a video

"7 Years" (Adapted from Lukas Graham's "7 Years") by ZDoggMD

Adapted from Lukas Graham's "7 Years", in this video ZDogg addresses the development of medicine and health care. Read more about why he made this video at: http://news.doccheck.com/en/blog/post/5399-7-years-a-life-in-medicine/
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"In Da Lab" (Adapted from "In Da Club") by ZDoggMD

Inspired by 50 Cent's In Da Club, In Da Lab is dedicated to all lab rats everywhere. The University Medical Center (UMC) hospital in Las Vegas let us use their lab to shoot this video. Thank you!
Raphael Klinkhammer has published the Flexikon article Extensor hallucis longus muscle
The extensor hallucis longus muscle is a thin skeletal muscle that belongs to the group of the lower leg muscles.

Devolution
Origin
The surfaces of origin of the extensor hallucis longus muscle are the anterior surface of the fibula and the middle ... [more]
York Cardiology published a video

The effect of disturbed sleep and ectopic heart beats

In this video, Dr Sanjay Gupta discusses an interesting study which shows how sleep disturbance can cause an increase in ectopic heart beats. My Facebook page is yorkcardiology@gmail.com and my website is www.yorkcardiology.co.uk