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5 Medical Conditions That Only Occur in Men

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As diverse as medical conditions are, there are certain medical conditions that can only be found in males. The 5 mentioned here are all related to the male reproductive organ. (more…)

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Folie à deux: The shared psychosis

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Picture this: A couple has lived together for over 15 years. The husband has for the past 2 years, believed that their neighbor John is an FBI agent who has been spying on him and is trying to kill him. The wife, who has zero (more…)

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How much do you know about sickle cell disease?

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Sickle cell disease is very common, especially within the black population. But how much do you actually know about this very common disease? In the spirit of World Sickle Cell day (June 19th), take this quiz to find out and learn more about the condition (more…)

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What’s the need for fat-soluble vitamins?

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Fat-soluble vitamins (vitamins A, D, E, and K) are a group of vitamins that have the ability to dissolve in the fats and oils in the body. They are mostly gotten from animal products, plants, as well as (more…)

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How Much Do You Know About Ovarian Cancer?

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In honor of Ovarian Cancer Day which was two days ago, here’s a quiz to refresh your knowledge of ovarian cancer.

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How much do you know about Down Syndrome (trisomy 21)? Take This Quiz To Find Out!

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Which of the following is not a feature of down syndrome?

Scienceoveracuppa
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What duodenal abnormality is usually seen in down syndrome?

Med Bullets
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On first trimester ultrasound, which of the following will be present?

Ultrasound Care
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What variation of Alzheimer’s disease is down syndrome associated with?

The Bulletin
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Down syndrome increases the risk of Acute myeloid leukemia, true or false?

American Society of Hematology
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Down syndrome increases the risk of Acute lymphoblastic leukemia, true or false?

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology
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Advanced maternal age is a risk factor for down syndrome, true or false?

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
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Aortic dissection is a usual cardiovascular finding in down syndrome, true or false?

Medindia
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An atrioventricular septal defect is a usual cardiovascular finding in down syndrome, true or false?

American Heart Association
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A majority of down syndrome cases are due to meiotic nondisjunction, true or false?

LSU School of Medicine
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How much do you know about Endometriosis?

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Endometriosis is a risk factor for ovarian neoplasm

University Health News
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What is an Endometrioma?

Cleveland Clinic
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Which of the following is NOT a common site for endometriosis?

Mayo Clinic
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Which of the following is NOT a possible cause of endometriosis?

Maxcure Suyosha Women and Child Hospital
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Which of the following is NOT a clinical manifestation of endometriosis?

Havard Health
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Which of the following is NOT a treatment option for endometriosis?

Fab Woman
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5 Every day habits that are hurting your health

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Did you know that some of the things we do regularly unknowingly, could have negative effects on our health?  (more…)

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What Do You Know About Raynaud’s Disease?

Reading Time: 3 minutesRaynaud’s disease is one of those rare diseases that manifest in an unusual way. Imagine your fingers and/or toes, or your nose, nipples or ears turning white and blue, then back to red whenever the weather is cold or whenever you’re stressed out. (more…)

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Test your knowledge of cervical cancer

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What is the most prominent cause of cervical cancer?

My Qatalog
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Where is the most common area for the development of cervical cancer?

Eurocytology
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Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for cervical cancer?

Strides for life
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Which of the following is NOT a preventative measure for cervical cancer?

Emma Reynolds MP
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What is the precursor lesion of cervical cancer called?

Dundee Med Student Notes
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Which of the following is not a high risk type of the Human papilloma virus?

Wikipedia
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