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Yesterday I had my second ever colonoscopy. I am young for one, much less two, of these procedures. But when you have symptoms, they like you to get one. 1.067 more words


Introducing... Men's Health NG!

Hello all!

Welcome! As you’ve noticed, this is a blog specifically designed to keep the menfolk updated about their health – mental, physical, social and spiritual. 170 more words


Whether you have one machine or fifty, your equipment deserves the same care!

Heavy equipment maintenance involves an understanding of all the systems found on large, motorized machines, such as bulldozers, cranes or backhoes. Heavy equipment may include hydraulics, large diesel engines and many moving parts and thus require specialized maintenance and repair techniques. 133 more words


Graduation of the 47 Health Volunteers we've Trained at the Mayo camp

In the Mayo refugee camp in Khartoum, Sudan, we’ve trained 47 volunteers who’ll be working as community health monitors, promoting health and preventive medicine. Thanks to the training they’ve received, they’re now able to recognize any signs of danger or of the need for treatment in the children who live in the camp. 99 more words

From The Field

Tips to Minimize Demineralization

Do you have white sports on your teeth? These white spots are known as demineralization and can happen to anyone. Demineralization occurs when food is left on the teeth to interact with bacteria (otherwise known as plaque). 129 more words

General & Other

A Day in the Life of Dr. Casey Kurtz: Toe Nail Trims are the Bomb!

In my opinion, toe nail trims (TNT, for short, and yes, the acronym should be the first hint) are one of the most common and most annoying services we offer. 509 more words

Veterinary Medicine