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Doctors Find 27 Contact Lenses ‘Bound Together by Mucus’ in a Patient’s Eye

Doctors recently found 27 contact lenses in a patient’s eye while they were prepping her for surgery. In a write-up in the British Medical Journal, the authors said the 17 of the lenses were stuck together in a “bluish . … Continue reading

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What Happened When Oregon Sent Its Most Troubled Mental-Health Patients Into the Woods

It was nearly 70 years ago that the National Mental Health Association first observed May as Mental Health Month, a designation meant to raise awareness about mental-health issues. But a lot has changed since then in the American conversation about … Continue reading

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Research Suggests Way to Avert Patients from Waking During Surgical treatment

Monitoring brain exercise patterns might direct to much better dosing and manage of anesthesia. Putting individuals to slumber with anesthesia during medical procedures works most of the time. But in exceptional circumstances — about 1 in each and every ten,000 … Continue reading

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