I’m A Surgeon. Here’s What Happened When I Held My Patient’s Hand And Prayed For Her.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Several years ago, my business hit rock bottom. As a young, traditionally trained surgeon, I was taught the old surgery adage: “To cut is to cure.” Following this mantra early in my practice led me into a deep, dark hole. I had operated on many patients, but several of them were unhappy, and some had suffered complications. In the small town where I practiced, the word began to spread that perhaps I wasn’t a plastic surgeon worth seeing.

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Serotonina inibe inflamação sistêmica severa como a que ocorre na sepse

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conhecida como o “hormônio do bem-estar”, por ser relacionada à regulação do humor, a serotonina também é capaz de modular a inflamação sistêmica severa, como a que ocorre durante a sepse. Artigo publicado na revista Brain, Behavior, and Immunity descreve esse neurotransmissor, pela primeira vez, como um possível mediador da interação neuroimune, capaz de amenizar a inflamação não só no sistema nervoso central como em todo o organismo.

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Fix Your Thyroid + 4 Other Benefits Of Cold Thermogenesis

 

 

 

 

 

From a very young age, most of us are taught that if we’re not warm enough, we’ll “catch a cold.” Even to this day, the concept that the common cold can be “caught” when the body is exposed to colder temperatures, most often during the winter months, is held by most educated people. That’s why it’s called a cold — because you’re more likely to contract it during colder weather!

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