Augusta Medical Examiner

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March 15, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Best headline ever

ShareIndeed, as it states below, we are not too proud to beg. The quest? Once upon a time, the Medical Examiner regularly ran stories written by readers, detailing their assorted medical adventures. Some were hilarious. Others absolutely tragic. The feature … Continue reading

March 1, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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This is majorly useful.

ShareNot to say that medications aren’t important, even life-saving. They frequently are. But just as doctors usually begin a treatment regimen with the least invasive option first, a diet long of fruits and vegetables would go a long way toward … Continue reading

February 18, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Music Therapy: Double Shot

ShareAnd BLACK is the word for the day. Let us begin with Jon Batiste doing a slick rendition of the Beatles classic tune Blackbird. Then we can roll straight into another live performance, this one The Black Keys performing Ten … Continue reading

January 7, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Music Therapy

ShareWhere we outdo ourselves almost every Thursday. And so without further ado, another stellar session, this time a live performance from a then-unknown name: Chris Stapleton. This first song is the title track from his CMA award-winning Album of the … Continue reading

November 18, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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ShareFor this week’s Hump Day Hiatus, how about some fall colors? The Shenandoah National Forest looks like a good place to start. Here’s another hit: Autumn Sun from Garrett Martin on Vimeo. (Be sure to watch these in all their … Continue reading

October 16, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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Today’s issue, here.

ShareIn this issue: the breast cancer no one talks about; breaking bad news: how to do it – and how not to do it; Urology Q&A; bullying prevention; the man behind the best-selling poster of all time; medical myths; Bad … Continue reading

September 30, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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One epic hiatus

ShareIt’s long. It’s the longest Hump Day Hiatus ever. But do this: just give it six or seven minutes. Ten tops. If you don’t feel it’s compelling, if you’re not intrigued – or maybe even hooked, you can click off … Continue reading

July 9, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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Music Video Thursday

ShareBecause what do you think #tbt means??? It means Music Video Thursday! Duh. And here at the site of The Internet’s Most Salubrious Blog, Thursdays are reserved for – obviously – music therapy. If that’s what you’re looking for, trust … Continue reading

May 7, 2015
by Dan Pearson
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My Best Nurse Story

Sharefew years ago I temporarily got into a tradition of massive annual sinus infections. Thankfully that phase of my life has come and gone, but while it was going I was in abject misery for a few weeks every year. … Continue reading