Wednesday Wisdom: Rogaine Was Originally Used For High Blood Pressure Did you know that Rogaine was originally used to treat high blood pressure? Before any drug is released to sell into pharmacies it needs to be clinically tested, and approved for sale by the Food and Drug Administration. During testing, the side effects of Rogaine […]
Wednesday Wisdom: Some Tumors Have Hair and Teeth This sounds like something straight out of a science fiction movie or a fantasy book, but it happens in real life. Some people have tumors removed from their bodies that have hair and teeth. Have you ever heard of this happening before? Are you familiar with this […]
Wednesday Wisdom: The Jaw Can Exert Over 100 Pounds of Pressure Did you know that the jaw can exert over 100 pounds of pressure? Is this something you have heard before? Technically, the jaw has enough pressure to bite through our fingers when we’re eating, but our brain tells our mouths to stop before that […]
Wednesday Wisdom: Did You Know We Will Be at PASA? PASA 2018 is the Pennsylvania Ambulatory Surgery Association which will be held on October 1st, at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel. All certified ambulatory surgery centers in Pennsylvania should belong to this organization. The annual conference draws many different hospital management employees to listen and […]
Wednesday Wisdom: The Fastest Muscles Are The Ones In The Eye Did you know that the fastest muscles are the ones in the eye? Try blinking right now. Try seeing how many times you can blink in a few seconds. Blinking is easy to do, and it helps out body maintain eye health. Continue reading […]
Wednesday Wisdom: This is the Name of the Study of How Diseases Work? Diseases have causes and effects. This is the name of the study of how diseases work? Do you know the answer? Read more to see if your guess is correct!
Wednesday Wisdom: What Organ is Affected by Encephalitis? Do you know what organ is affected by encephalitis? There are less than 200,000 cases of encephalitis in the United States every year. Comment if you know the answer, or click to read more if you are curious what the answer is!
Wednesday Wisdom: Your Body Has Enough of this to Produce Over 7 Bars of Soap? Question: Your body has enough of this to produce over 7 bars of soap? Do you know what that answer is? Do you also know why this main ingredient in soap is enough to help wash away dirt and grime […]
Wednesday Wisdom: Who Invented Penicillin in 1928? Do you know the answer to who invented penicillin in 1928? Hint: he is a Nobel Peace Prize winner, and he studied in the fields of bacteriology and immunology in Scotland. Scroll to read more, and see if you got the answer correct!
Wednesday Wisdom: What Gives Blood Its Red Color? Blood is a very deep red color. Do you know what gives blood its red color? Do you know the answer? Scroll down to see if you got it right!