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A hard head makes a soft tail

A hard head makes a soft tail

| August 26, 2014

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D. When I was a kid, and I performed an antisocial act, my parents would say, “A hard head will make a soft tail.” Not fully understanding this statement, I would continue unintentionally aggravating my parents and suddenly without warning, I would get a firm slap (at least two), on my […]

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Clot busters save organs

| August 28, 2013

Make sure that if you are experiencing symptoms of an early heart attack or stroke, that you are able to get to a hospital where there is a clot busting team on staff 24 hours a day. It is extremely important that a clot be busted within a three hour window.

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