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Old 11-06-2011, 08:20 AM   #1
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Sunday Special-Body Language

Sunday Special-Body Language



1. How many bones in the human body ?
2. Which is the most common cancer in men?
3. What part of the human eye is stored in Eye Banks?
4. what's the more common name for the disease, Rubella?
5. According to the American Society of Medicine, what percentage of Migraine
sufferers are male?
6. What's the most obvious symptom of the disease "Ichthyosis" ?
7. fill in the blank; The primary source of physical discomfort among Americans is ___
____ (two words).
8. Fill in the blank; One out of every ___ Americans will get some form of cancer.
9. According to the American Medical Association, what is the average waiting time in a
Doctor's office ?
10. Tonsillectomies are the most common surgical procedure in the USA; what procedure
is the second-most?
11. the insulin used to treat diabetes in human beings is taken from what two animal
sources?
12. What type of bone is the "Atlas"?
13. True or false;
Finger and toe nails continue to grow
after death.
14. Name that Malady ;
Also known as Todd's syndrome, this is a syndrome of progressive neurological deterioration.
Patients see objects bigger or smaller than they actually are and also have distortion of other sensory modalities.
(Hint; "Lewis Carroll")
15. Who is considered the father of medicine?
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1. 206
2. Prostate cancer
3. Corneas
4. German Measles
5. 20 %
6. Scaly skin, somewhat like a fish
7. Back pain
8. four
9. 25 minutes
10. legal abortions
11. pigs and sheep
12. a Vertebra
13. false (But they do appear longer because rest of the body tissue shrinks.)
14. Alice In Wonderland Syndrome
15. Hippocrates

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Old 11-06-2011, 04:54 PM   #2
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1. 206
2. Prostate cancer
3. Corneas
4. German Measles
5. 20 %
6. Scaly skin, somewhat like a fish
7. Back pain
8. four
9. 25 minutes
10. legal abortions
11. pigs and sheep
12. a Vertebra
13. false (But they do appear longer because rest of the body tissue shrinks.)
14. Alice In Wonderland Syndrome SWAG
15. Hippocrates
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Old 11-06-2011, 09:23 PM   #3
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I guess the one that upsets me the most is the 1 in 4 cancer stat.

All the billions of dollars spent on junk we really don't need,and cancer research doesn't get the money they need so badly.

Their priorities are skewed.

It's crazy.
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