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anatomy: know thyself

Man is a funny animal. One of the earliest signs of civilization is a fearful respect for the dead: generally speaking (though with some notable exceptions) the corpse of the…

How old has ‘old’ to be?

How old must really an old object be for you to enjoy it? Well, that depends: are you a historian, an archeologist, an expert antiquarian looking for the real thing,…


Yes, it’s the ancient “first do no harm”. the Hippocratic Oath It isn’t explicitly in the Hippocratic Oath that physicians use to take, but it summarizes a very important part…

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