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by Vega
Wed Apr 07, 2010 1:20 pm
Forum: Medical TV Shows
Topic: best movies about medical school / Doctors
Replies: 15
Views: 45378

Re: best movies about medical school / Doctors

The one that pops off the top of my head is Doc Hollywood with Michael J. Fox where he gets stuck in a country town and becomes their doctor. Not a great movie but it was funny. Not necessarily a doctor movie but it is based on medicine or in particular insanity is One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. I...
by Vega
Wed Apr 07, 2010 1:14 pm
Forum: Medical TV Shows
Topic: HOUSE M.D.
Replies: 51
Views: 106798

Re: HOUSE M.D.

I love the show because it deals with solving a medical problem that others have or would have failed to diagnose. I love how detailed they all are in analyzing the patient including examining their daily lives, their homes, their lifestyles and their friends. I also love Dr. House's personality. He...
by Vega
Wed Apr 07, 2010 1:10 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic discussions
Topic: Why does wine oxidize to vinegar but not whisky?
Replies: 10
Views: 28062

Re: Why does wine oxidize to vinegar but not whisky?

Now if you introduce bacteria to the vodka or whisky or beer, then would it then turn to vinegar? In regards to the wine turning into vinegar, how does storing wine on it's side prevent the wine from slowly turning into vinegar compared to wine that sits upright over a period of time? Is this becaus...
by Vega
Wed Apr 07, 2010 1:03 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic discussions
Topic: Science-Based Medicine
Replies: 4
Views: 7745

Re: Science-Based Medicine

I think with the Internet, these types of treatments or non-EBM have become increasingly dangerous to the health and well-being of our communities. While some may be not have any effect whatsoever on one's health or the treatment they are seeking, there are some that are dangerous and potentially ha...
by Vega
Wed Apr 07, 2010 12:58 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic discussions
Topic: Question about stress
Replies: 19
Views: 28149

Re: Question about stress

I didn't have a child until I was 32, my wife was 36 and all is good. Aside from that, whether you are in medical school or working or wherever you are in life, it's important to learn to balance your life in order to battle the stress. If you don't make time for yourself to relax and have fun, you'...