Woman’s stomach pain turns out to be rare case of ‘wandering spleen’

Adella Miesner

A woman who went to the emergency department with abdominal pain soon learned the source of her discomfort: Her spleen had shifted about a foot out of place, according to a new report of the case.

This rare condition, known as “wandering spleen,” occurs when ligaments that normally hold the spleen in place become loose and stretched out. The spleen, which filters blood in the body and produces immune

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How Fitness Deserts Keep Some Americans From Great Workouts

Adella Miesner

Photograph and animation by The Voorhes.

LOSE THE POTBELLY. That was Flagumy Valcourt’s fitness goal to start 2020. A 35-year-old Brooklynite overburdened by the 225 pounds on his five-nine frame, Valcourt had to manage a chaotic work schedule as an NYPD field intelligence officer. So no, he couldn’t clock out early every day and head to the last class at the Sheepshead Bay kickboxing gym—a 30-minute drive from where he

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Schwazze, Formerly Operating as Medicine Man Technologies, Inc., Provides Business Update and Announces Strong Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Adella Miesner

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 16, 2020–

Schwazze, formerly operating as Medicine Man Technologies Inc. (OTCQX:SHWZ) (“Schwazze ” or “the Company”), today provided a business update and announced strong financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2020.

Justin Dye, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Schwazze shared, “We are pleased with our progress in the third quarter. We continued to grow revenue and meaningfully narrow our net loss. Our third quarter

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Are electric toothbrushes really worth the hype? This is what a dentist has to say

Adella Miesner

We are all aware of the importance of brushing our teeth since childhood. It is the basic foundation of maintaining good oral health and hygiene. But as we grow up, we tend to hastily brush our teeth, while doing other chores. This makes the efficacy really low, leaving you prone to dental cavities, decay or other issues.

So, what do you do? Although you can surely brush your teeth more

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Michael gets something important, Brando promises, and Julian comes clean

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Chad Duell as Michael on General Hospital.
Michael gets something important next week on General Hospital. Pic credit: ABC

General Hospital spoilers for next week are exactly what the November sweeps viewers deserve.

So far, the storylines are moving at a decent pace with a few surprises thrown in for good measure.

Will Port Charles ever be the same?

Michael/Willow/Sasha/Chase update

Viewers have noticed that Willow (Katelyn MacMullen) and Michael (Chad Duell)

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